Case-law Database

The FRA Case-law Database provides a compilation of Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) and European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) case law with direct references to the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union.

It also contains a selection of national case law with direct references to the Charter from all EU Member States.

The data include a formal reference to the decisions, judgments and opinions, an abstract in English, excerpts of the paragraphs where the Charter is quoted, and if available a link to the full text document.

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CJEU Case C-233/18/ Jugdment

Zubair Haqbin v Federaal agentschap voor de opvang van asielzoekers
12/11/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union
Decision
Belgium

Introduction

  1. By its questions for a preliminary ruling, the arbeidshof te Brussel (Higher Labour Court, Brussels, Belgium) asks the Court to clarify the meaning of the provisions laid down in Article 20(4) of Directive 2013/33/EU, (
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EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 

CJEU Case C-128/18/ Judgment

Dumitru-Tudor Dorobantu v Generalstaatsanwaltschaft Hamburg
15/10/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union

Key facts

  1. This request for a preliminary ruling concerns the interpretation of Article 4 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (‘the Charter’) and Council Framework Decision 2002/584/JHA
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ECHR Article(s) referenced: 

CJEU Case C-233/18/ Opinion

Zubair Haqbin v Federaal agentschap voor de opvang van asielzoekers
06/06/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union
Opinion

Introduction

  1. By its questions for a preliminary ruling, the arbeidshof te Brussel (Higher Labour Court, Brussels, Belgium) asks the Court to clarify the meaning of the provisions laid down in Article 20(4) of Directive 2013/33/EU, (
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EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 

CJEU Joined Cases C-391/16, C-77/17 and C-78/17 / Judgment

M v Ministerstvo vnitra (C-391/16) and X (C-77/17), X (C-78/17) v Commissaire général aux réfugiés et aux apatrides
14/05/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union

Key facts

  1. These requests for a preliminary ruling concern the interpretation and validity of Article 14(4) to (6) of Directive 2011/95/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 December 2011 on
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EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 

CJEU Case C-128/18/ Opinion

Dumitru-Tudor Dorobantu other party: Generalstaatsanwaltschaft Hamburg
30/04/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union
Opinion

Introduction

  1. This reference for a preliminary ruling has been made in the context of the examination, by the German judicial authority, of the lawfulness of the surrender of Mr Dumitru-Tudor Dorobantu to the
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EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 

CJEU Joined Cases C-297/17, C-318/17, C-319/17, C-438/17/ Judgment

Bashar Ibrahim (C 297/17), Mahmud Ibrahim, Fadwa Ibrahim, Bushra Ibrahim, Mohammad Ibrahim, Ahmad Ibrahim (C 318/17), Nisreen Sharqawi, Yazan Fattayrji, Hosam Fattayrji (C 319/17) v Bundesrepublik Deutschland, and Bundesrepublik Deutschland v Taus Magamadov (C 438/17)
19/03/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union

Key facts

  1. These requests for a preliminary ruling concern the interpretation of Article 33(2)(a) and of the first paragraph of Article 52 of Directive 2013/32/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council
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CJEU Case C-661/17/ Judgment

M.A., S.A., A.Z. v International Protection Appeals Tribunal, Minister for Justice and Equality, Attorney General, Ireland
23/01/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union

Key facts

  1. This request for a preliminary ruling concerns the interpretation of Articles 6 and 17, Article 20(3) and Article 27(1) of Regulation (EU) No 604/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of
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EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 
ECHR Article(s) referenced: 

Germany / Federal Constitutional Court / 2 BvR 37/18

Romanian citizen v. Federal state of Schleswig-Holstein
09/05/2018
National Court/Tribunal
Decision
Germany

Key facts of the case:

The plaintiff is a Romanian citizen who lodged a constitutional complaint against his extradiction to Romania because of the detention conditions in the  target country. The plantiff was arrested in Germany because of a European Arrest Warrant...

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Austria / Highest Administrative Court / Ra 2017/19/0602

Syrian national vs. Austria
03/05/2018
National Court/Tribunal
Austria

Key facts of the case 

A Syrian national entered the EU in Bulgaria and applied for asylum there on 18 November 2016. Following this, she applied for asylum again in Austria on 30 Dezember 2016. The Federal Asylum Authority consulted the Bulgarian authorities and...

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