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Attacks on Justice 2002: Austria

Concern has arisen recently about the independence of the judiciary in Austria. An indicator of this concern was an open letter that was signed by two thirds of all judges and public prosecutors of the country. (more…)

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Concluding Observations, CCPR/C/79/Add.103, 5 November 1998: Austria

13. The Committee considers that existing legislation on the minimum age of consent for sexual relations in respect of male homosexuals is discriminatory on grounds of sex and sexual orientation. It requests that the law be revised to remove such discriminatory provisions. Link to full text of the report: Concluding Observations-CCPR-Austria-1998-eng

ICJ Journal vol. IV no. 2 (1963)

This legal Journal is devoted to the administration of justice within different countries. It also strives to deepen understanding of and widen agreement on the principles of the rule of law in all countries. (more…)

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