2009: Key legal victory regarding discrimination in participation at the European regional legal levelCategories: 2000s
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The landmark Sejdic and Finci case was won at the European Court of Human Rights, with MRG representing Jakob Finci. The Court found that that applicants’ ineligibility to stand for election to the House of Peoples violated their rights.
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