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SLOVAK CONSTITUTIONAL COURT DECISION CONFIRMING COURT BACKLOGS IN ACTIO POPULARIS COURT PROCEEDING INITIATED BY OUR NGO

Published: 12 / 12 / 2019 16:57

By its decision of 7 March 2018, the Constitutional Court of the Slovak Republic confirmed that the right to hear a case within a reasonable time has been violated in actio popularis proceededing concerning discrimination that was initiated by our NGO. By this actio popularis lawsuit we address discriminatory impact of domestic legal provision on childbirth allowance on Roma women from disadvantaged environment and their children.