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ZB v Croatia [2017] ECHR 652

The Croatian applicant contended that criminal prosecution of her husband for domestic violence had been discontinued due to the deficient domestic framework which, after the entry into force of the 2011 Criminal Code, no longer provided for a criminal offence of domestic violence. The ECHR found there had been a violation of Article 8 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.

Judgment, published: 18/07/2017


Published: 18/07/2017


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