Monthly Archives: March 2013

FREE Newsletter: 28, 29 March 2013

EUROPEAN AREA OF FREEDOM, SECURITY AND JUSTICE – IMMIGRATION Report says ‘deficiencies’ persist in treatment of migrants at EU borders The Parliament: “A new report calls for an EU-wide ban on the return of migrants to third countries if this … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 25, 26, 27 March 2013

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS – FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AND EXPRESSION – MEDIA PLURALISM Digital Agenda: Commission opens consultations on media freedom and pluralism and audiovisual media regulator independence Europa Rapid: “The European Commission launches today two public consultations, open until 14th June … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 21, 22 March 2013

VALUES AND PRINCIPLES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION – POSSIBLE VIOLATION OF ART.2 TUE Time to suspend Orban’s EU voting rights Euobserver: “The EU is not only experiencing an economic crisis. Even more worryingly, it is suffering a democratic crisis in … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 18, 19, 20 March 2013

PRINCIPLES AND VALUES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION – POSSIBLE VIOLATION OF ARTICLE 7 TUE Cornered Orbán bares teeth at German criticism Euractiv: “Parliament President Martin Schulz yesterday (14 March) called on EU heads of state to punish Hungarian Prime Minister … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 13, 14, 15 March 2013

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS Hungary faces fresh criticism over constitutional changes The Parliament: “European parliament president Martin Schulz has joined the chorus of criticism over Hungary’s new constitutional changes. His intervention comes after the Hungarian parliament adopted an amendment to the constitution … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 11, 12 March 2013

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS Orbán accused of assault on democracy The Parliament: “The Independent reports that Hungary’s parliament is expected to pass an amendment to its constitution which critics say will roll back democratic freedoms and weaken the judiciary. This potentially puts … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 6, 7, 8 March 2013

DATA PROTECTION Data Protection Regulation: Key amendments in the JURI Committee Open Rights Group: “The Legal Affairs (JURI) Committee in the European Parliament will vote on amendments to the proposed Data Protection Regulation on March 18th-19th. Their opinion will influence … Continue reading

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