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COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

Jurisprudence

CERD – 84th session (3-21 February 2014) Geneva

Reference

Case Name

Articles involved

Subject matter

Procedural issues

Outcome

Documents

CERD/C/84/D/50/2012
Communication No. 50/2012

A.M.M. v. Switzerland

article 1 par. 1, 2, 3, 4 ; article 2, par. 2, article 4 al. c) ; article 5 al. a), b), d (i) (iii) (iv) (v) ; article 6 ; and article 7

Allegation that the various restrictions in the benefit and enjoyment of fundamental rights suffered by the author, who is under a temporary admission status (“Permis F”), are based on racial discrimination

Exhaustion of domestic remedies

Views Non-violation

E

 

CERD - 83rd session (12 to 30 August 2013) Geneva

Reference

Case Name

Articles involved

Subject matter

Procedural issues

Outcome

Documents

CERD/C/83/D/47/2010
Communication No. 47/2010

Kenneth Moylan v. Australia

CERD articles 2 (2) ; 5 ; 6
14 (7 (a))

Discriminatory effect of national legislation
Effective remedy

Exhaustion of domestic remedies

Inadmissibility

All languages

 

CERD - 82nd session (11 February to 1 March 2013) Geneva

Reference

Case Name

Articles involved

Subject matter

Procedural issues

Outcome

Documents

CERD/C/82/D/48/2010
Communication No. 48/2010

TBB-Turkish Union in Berlin/Brandenburg v. Germany

CERD articles 2 (1(d)) ; 4 (a) ; 6
14 (1)

Dissemination of ideas based upon racial superiority or hatred
Effective action against reported incidents of racial discrimination
Effective investigation
Effective remedy

Victim status

Views – violation

All languages

Individual Opinion
E

CERD - 80th session ( 13 February to 9 March 2012) Geneva

Reference

Case Name

Articles involved

Subject matter

Procedural issues

Outcome

Documents

CERD/C/80/D/46/2009
Communication No. 46/2009

Dawas and Shava v. Denmark

CERD articles 2 (1 (d)); 3;
4;
6
14 (1)  

Discrimination based on ethnic origin
Effective action against reported incidents of racial discrimination
Effective investigation
Effective remedy

Insufficient substantiation

Views – violation

All languages

Press Release

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