Case Law 142/2009 (17/09/2009)
Authority: National Courts: Supreme Courts (Belgium) - Cour Constitutionelle
Subject: The loi de defense sociale of 1930, which was reformed in 1964, has been deemed incompatible with the Belgian Constitution, as interpreted in the light of the Court of Strasbourg’s jurisprudence concerning the limitation of freedom of persons affected by mental disorders.
Parties: A.V.H. c/ le Conseil des Ministres
Original language: Belgian
Classification: Freedoms - Art. 6 Personal liberty - Personal security - Solidarity - Art. 35 Preventive health care