Over the past years, the European Court on Human Rights has increasingly dealt with social security under the right to property protection. As complaints about austerity measures start reaching the Court, its approach seems to become more hesitant.
Tag: Benefit Cuts
Politicians get stuck in debates on benefit cuts and pension reforms. ‘Brussels’ of course sets some limits, but how about the European Convention on Human Rights? Can the lowering of pensions and the termination of benefits violate human rights?