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.

Refine by:

Case-law Database

Pages

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
  2. ...
EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 
ECHR Article(s) referenced: 

CJEU Case C-310/16/ Judgment

Petar Dzivev, Galina Angelova, Georgi Dimov, Milko Velkov
17/01/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union

Key facts

  1. This request for a preliminary ruling concerns the interpretation of Article 325(1) TFEU, Article 1(1)(b) and Article 2(1) of the Convention drawn up on the basis of Article K.3 of the Treaty on European Union, on the protection of the European Communities
  2. ...
EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 

CJEU Case C-516/17/ Opinion

Spiegel Online GmbH v Volker Beck
10/01/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union
Opinion

Introduction

1. It is impossible to overestimate the role played in a democratic society by freedom of expression in general and freedom of the media in particular. The free exchange of ideas and the scrutiny of...

EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 
ECHR Article(s) referenced: 

CJEU Case C-136/17/ Opinion

GC, AF, BH, ED v Commission nationale de l’informatique et des libertés (CNIL)
10/01/2019
Court of Justice of the European Union
Opinion

Introduction

  1. Reconciling the right to privacy and to the protection of personal data with the right to information and to freedom of expression in the internet era is one of the main challenges of our time. It
  2. ...
EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 

Spain / Civil Chamber of the Supreme Court / ATS 10945/2018

Mrs. Olga vs Administration of Justice
17/10/2018
National Court/Tribunal
Decision
Spain

Key facts of the case:

 

Extraordinary appeal for procedural violation and appeals through cassation against the ruling issued in foreign enforcement proceedings legal title given by the High Court of England and Wales under Council Regulation (EC) No. 2201/2003 of...

EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 

Netherlands / Council of State / ECLI:NL:RVS:2018:3303

Appellant and the Board of Directors of the Council for Legal Aid
10/10/2018
National Court/Tribunal
Decision
Netherlands

Key facts of the case:

The appellant asked for free legal aid in order to appeal against a decision of the director of the Central Office on Driving Licenses, in which the director stated that the appellant’s complaint against the decision to invalidate his driving...

EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 
ECHR Article(s) referenced: 

Pages