ECHR: Conviction for calling Muhammad a paedophile is not in breach of Article 10

In today’s Chamber judgment in the case of E.S. v. Austria (application no. 38450/12) the European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously, that there had been no violation of Article 10 (freedom of expression) of the European Convention on Human Rights. The case concerned the applicant’s conviction for disparaging religious doctrines; she had made statements suggesting that Muhammad had had paedophilic tendencies. Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »

EGMR: Forthcoming judgment on Thursday 25 October 2018 – E.S. v. Austria (no. 38450/12)

The applicant, E.S., is an Austrian national who was born in 1971 and lives in Vienna. The case concerns the applicant’s conviction for disparaging religious doctrines. Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »