Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 139 (Sep)
Court: European Court of Human Rights
Judge:

Judges Pellonpää (President), Bratza, Pastor Ridruejo, Palm, Maruste, Pavlovschi, Garlicki and Mr M O'Boyle (Section Registrar)

Judgment Dates: 24 September 2002

Catchwords

Human rights - Fair hearing - Criminal offence - Right to interpreter - Applicant charged with criminal offences - Applicant alleging lack of proficiency in English language - Judge not providing applicant with interpreter - Whether violation of right to fair hearing - European Convention on Human Rights, arts 6(1), 6(3)(e).

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