Monthly Archives: September 2013

FREE Newsletter: 26 & 27 September 2013

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS – NON DISCRIMINATION Reding slams France for using Roma as election scapegoats Euractiv: “Commission Vice-President Viviane Reding has strongly criticised the “electioneering” rhetoric of French Interior Minister Manuel Valls, who has called for Roma from Bulgaria and Romania … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 23, 24, 25 September 2013

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS – RIGHT TO LIVE… AND TO DIE Euthanasia cases in the Netherlands rise by 13% in a year The Guardian: “The number of assisted suicides in the Netherlands rose by 13% in 2012, the sixth consecutive year of … Continue reading

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FREE Newsleter: 19 and 20 September 2013

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS – FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT Visas : mécanismes de suspension et de réciprocité : entre avancées et perplexité, un texte néanmoins adopté ! Eu-Logos: “Après deux années et demi de négociations, nous y sommes : la proposition législative COM(2011)290 … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 16, 17, 18 September 2013

VALUES AND PRINCIPLES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION – POSSIBLE VIOLATION OF ARTICLE 7 TEU Hungary amends its constitution to appease EU Euractiv: “Hungary’s parliament has approved changes to the constitution, removing restrictions on political media campaigns ahead of next year’s … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 12 and 13 September 2013

DATA PROTECTION Edward Snowden nominated for EU human rights award Euractiv: “Edward Snowden was nominated by the Greens and GUE/NGL leftist groups in the European Parliament to receive the Sakharov Prize for freedom of thought, an idea that was first … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 9, 10, 11 September 2013

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS – FREEDOM FROM INHUMANE AND DEGRADING TREATMENT Court confirms ruling to halt UK plans for US extradition of terrorist suspect Human Rights Europe: “Judges have rejected a request from the United Kingdom that they re-examine a decision to … Continue reading

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FREE Newsletter: 5 & 6 September 2013

VALUES AND PRINCIPLES OF THE EUROPEAN UNION – POSSIBLE VIOLATION OF ARTICLE 7 TEU EU rules on democratic governance need updating Euobserver: “The question of how or whether the European Union as a whole can respond to violations of liberal … Continue reading

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