European Court of Human Rights

After an introduction by Justice Breyer, Judge Wildhaber spoke on the present and future of the European Court of Human Rights. Topics… read more

After an introduction by Justice Breyer, Judge Wildhaber spoke on the present and future of the European Court of Human Rights. Topics included controlling countries that deny human rights to their citizens, protecting democracy, and the 1950 European Convention on Human Rights. He described several examples of cases heard by his court. After his presentation Judge Wildhaber answered audience members' questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
192165-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 29, 2006
Last Aired:
Apr 30, 2006

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  • Apr 29, 2006 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 30, 2006 | 1:08am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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