Judging the Charter

The Charter in judicial practise with a special focus on the case of protection of refugees and asylum seekers

Case Study - An American in Custody in Austria


Case Study based on ECtHR, KAMASINSKI v. AUSTRIA, Application no. 9783/82, Judgement 19.12.1989 

Can be used to discuss the standards of procedural rights Directives

  • 2013/48/EU on the right of access to a lawyer in criminal proceedings
  • 2016/1919 on legal aid for suspects and accused persons in criminal proceedings and for requested persons in European Arrest Warrant proceedings
  • 2010/64/EU on the right to interpretation and translation in criminal proceedings