PILN Bulletin, 23 July 2009

PILN Bulletin, 23 July 2009


Please note that this information is dated as of a specified time and may not be legally valid.


In this Bulletin:

1. European Court of Human Rights finds three “firsts” in case relating to disability;

2. South Africa: Constitutional Court rules that unsuccessful litigants in cases involving constitutional matters should no be ordered to pay costs;

3. US President nominates renowned human rights lawyer to his team;

4. Chechnya: Award-winning human rights campaigner murdered;

5. India: Dehli court decriminalises homosexuality;

6. Job & Internship opportunities;

7. Annual Human Rights Lecture, Law Society of Ireland, 27 July 2009;

8. European Pro Bono Forum, Budapest, 5-6 November 2009;

9. Access to Equality: A training course on the Equal Status Acts, ICCL & UCD, autumn/winter 2009.