Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights is a provision of the European Convention which protects the right to a fair trial. In criminal law cases and cases to determine civil rights it protects the right to a public hearing before an independent and impartial tribunal within reasonable time, the presumption of innocence, and other minimum rights for those charged in a criminal case (adequate time and facilities to prepare their defence, access to legal representation, right to examine witnesses against them or have them examined, right to the free assistance of an interpreter).
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... - Case involving two Irish citizens imprisoned for choosing to remain silent and to use their rights not to incriminate themselves when suspected of an IRA-related terrorist act ... the very essence of the applicants' rights to silence and against self-incrimination guaranteed by Article 6 § 1 of the Convention." "Perez v France" (2004) - "the right to a fair ... The Convention applies to contracting parties only, however in cases where a contracting party court has to confirm the ruling of a non-contracting state, they ...
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