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Case-law analysis


Case-law Guides

The Case-law Guides series presents the Court’s major judgments, organised by Convention article. These reviews of the case-law are regularly updated and translated into other languages.

Article 1

Obligation to respect human rights:

English Ukrainian 


Article 2

Right to life:

English French Armenian NEW

Russian Turkish

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Pending translations

Article 4

Prohibition of slavery and forced labour:

English French Albanian Arabic Chinese 
Croatian Italian Macedonian Russian Serbian 


Article 6 (criminal limb)

Article 7

Article 8

Right to respect for private and family life:

English  French Armenian NEW Azerbaijani 

 Croatian Italian NEW Russian Ukrainian

Article 9

Freedom of thought, conscience and religion:

English French Albanian Chinese
Croatian Bulgarian Italian Lithuanian 
Serbian Turkish Ukrainian

Article 11

Freedom of assembly and association:


Article 15

Derogation in time of emergency:

English French Albanian Armenian
Chinese Bosnian  Ukrainian

Article 17

Prohibition of abuse of rights:


Ukrainian NEW

Article 18

Limitation on use of restrictions on rights:

English  Azerbaijani


Article 1 of Protocol No. 1

Protection of property:


Article 2 of Protocol No.1

Article 3 of Protocol No.1

Right to free elections:

English French Albanian Azerbaijani 

Armenian NEW Bosnian Chinese Ukrainian

Article 4 of Protocol No.4

Prohibition of collective expulsions of aliens:

English French Albanian Bosnian 
Chinese Croatian Ukrainian

Article 4 of Protocol No.7

Right not to be tried or punished twice:

English Bulgarian Serbian

French Russian Ukrainian