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European Convention for the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms, Articles 5.2, 6.3(a) and (e) and 14

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European Convention for the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms, Articles 5.2, 6.3(a) and (e) and 14

Article 5

2. Everyone who is arrested shall be informed promptly, in a language which he understands, of the reasons for his arrest and of any charge against him.

Article 6

3. Everyone charged with a criminal offence has the following minimum rights:

a) to be informed promptly, in a language which he understands and in detail, of the nature and cause of the
accusation against him;

e) to have the free assistance of an interpreter if he cannot understand or speak the language used in court.

Article 14

The enjoyment of the rights and freedoms set forth in this Convention shall be secured without discrimination on any ground such as sex, race, colour, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, association with a national minority, property, birth or other status.

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