(European Court of Human Rights, 22 March 2018)
Public law children –Physical abuse – Practices of religious community – Removal of children and of parental rights – Whether there had been a breach of Art 8The ECHR held that there had been no violation of Art 8 by domestic courts in removing the parental rights of parents involved in corporal punishment against their children as part of their religious beliefs.
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CASE OF TLAPAK AND OTHERS v. GERMANY
(Applications nos. 11308/16 and 11344/16)
22 March 2018
This judgment will become final in the circumstances set out in Article 44 § 2 of the Convention. It may be subject to editorial revision.
Judgment: Tlapak and Others v Germany (App nos 11308_16 and 11344_16).docx