Human rights v. democracy? The Strasbourg Court and the challenge of power sharingHuman rights v. democracy? The Strasbourg Court and the challenge of power sharing
Faculty of Law
Government and Law
2016The Hague, 2016
European constitutional law review. - The Hague, 2005, currens
12(2016):1, p. 54-84
University of Antwerp
Tension between rights and democracy principle in highly political cases ECtHRs wide margin of appreciation on elections put into question by recent cases Sejdic-Finci v Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH): ethnic criteria for standing in election violate Convention Zornic v BiH: candidates exclusion from standing in election on account of her self-chosen identity violates P-12 Mathieu-Mohin and Clerfayt v Belgium overruled? Integrative democratic tolerance approach: five legal and political principles to reconcile rights and democracy principle in highly political cases.