Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 08 (Mar)
Court: Court of Justice of the European Communities (Grand Chamber)
Judge:

Judges Skouris (President), Jann, Timmermans, Rosas and Schiemann (Presidents of Chambers), Schintgen (Rapporteur), Cunha Rodrigues, Silva de Lapuerta, Lenaerts, Kuris, Juhasz, Arestis and Borg Barthet

Judgment Dates: 15 November 2005

Catchwords

European community - Treaty provisions - Obligations under treaty - Failure to fulfil obligation - Free movement of goods - Transport - Member state prohibiting movement of lorries of more than 7.5 tonnes carrying certain goods - Member state seeking to protect air quality and protection of environment - Whether national measure offending principle of free movement of goods - Whether national measure offending proportionality principle - EC Treaty, arts 28, 29.

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