EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS
Press release issued by the Registrar
SEGERSTEDT-WIBERG AND OTHERS v. SWEDEN
The European Court of Human Rights has today notified in writing its Chamber judgment1 in the case of Segerstedt-Wiberg and Others v. Sweden (application no. 62332/00).
Concerning four of the applicants (Per Nygren, Staffan Ehnebom, Bengt Frejd and Herman Schmid), the Court held unanimously that there had been:
* · a violation of Article 8 (right to respect for private and family life) of the European Convention on Human Rights;
* · a violation of Article 10 (freedom of expression) of the Convention; and
* · a violation of Article 11 (freedom of assembly and association).
Concerning all five applicants (including Ingrid Segerstedt-Wiberg), the Court held unanimously that there had been:
* · a violation of Article 13 (right to an effective remedy).