FRANCE: The Expert Council on NGO Law is concerned about the restrictions by the Bill to strengthen respect for the principles of the Republic by all

- By the Expert Council on NGO Law,  31/03/2021, accessible here The bill to strengthen respect for the principles of the Republic by all, currently before the French Parliament, seeks…

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UNITED KINGDOM: Activists are being charged under terrorism laws for the first time in Britain – this sets a dangerous precedent (UPDATED)

Update 2021: In January 2021, the convictions of the Stansted 15 were overturned on appeal. Read more here. Update 18 March 2019: On 26 February, HM Courts and Tribunal Service…

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AUSTRIA: Anti-terrorism draft law not in line with human rights standards
A two-headed eagle with the Austrian and European Union flags in behind - Vienna, Austria, 2013

AUSTRIA: Anti-terrorism draft law not in line with human rights standards

- Analysis by ECNL, published on 2 February and accessible here In the aftermath of the deadly terrorist attack that hit Vienna in November 2020, the Ministry of Interior submitted…

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FRANCE: CSOs react to Minister of Interior order of dissolution of an organisation working on islamophobia

Update: On December 2, 2020, Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin announced in a tweet that the Council of Ministers had notified the Collective Against Islamophobia in France (CCIF) that it was being…

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