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Bulletin on Constitutional Case-Law

Since 1993, the Venice Commission publishes the Bulletin on Constitutional Case-Law, which contains summaries in French and English of the most significant decisions taken by over 60 participating courts. the regular issues are completmented by special issues on various topics. It appears in English and French three times a year, each number indicating the main judgments made ​​during a period of four months. Contributions to the Bulletin are provided by the liaison officers who were appointed by the Courts themselves.

The Bulletin on Constitutional Case's main objective is to encourage the exchange of information between the Courts and Judges to assist in resolving sensitive legal issues that often arise simultaneously in different countries. It is also a useful tool for academics and the interested public. This type of exchange and cooperation not only benefits the newly established constitutional courts in Central and Eastern Europe, but also the judgments of their counterparts in other countries.

The Bulletin has a electronic counterpart, the CODICES database, which contains, in addition to the précis published in the Bulletin, some 7,000 texts of decisions in full, constitutions and descriptions of many courts and the laws governing them.

These publications have proved to play a vital “cross-fertilisation” role in constitutional case-law.

Regular Bulletins:

Bulletin 2016/3
Bulletin 2016/2
Bulletin 2016/1
Bulletin 2015/3
Bulletin 2015/2
Bulletin 2015/1
Bulletin 2014/3
Bulletin 2014/2
Bulletin 2014/1
Bulletin 2013/3
Bulletin 2013/2
Bulletin 2013/1
Bulletin 2012/3
Bulletin 2012/2
Bulletin 2012/1
Bulletin 2011/3
Bulletin 2011/2
Bulletin 2011/1
Bulletin 2010/3
Bulletin 2010/2
Bulletin 2010/1
Bulletin 2009/3
Bulletin 2009/2
Bulletin 2009/1
Bulletin 2008/3
Bulletin 2008/2
Bulletin 2008/1
Bulletin 2007/3
Bulletin 2007/2
Bulletin 2007/1
Bulletin 2006/3
Bulletin 2006/2
Bulletin 2006/1
Bulletin 2005/3
Bulletin 2005/2
Bulletin 2005/1
Bulletin 2004/3
Bulletin 2004/2
Bulletin 2004/1
Bulletin 2003/3
Bulletin 2003/2
Bulletin 2003/1
Bulletin 2002/3
Bulletin 2002/2
Bulletin 2002/1
Bulletin 2001/3
Bulletin 2001/2
Bulletin 2001/1
Bulletin 2000/3
Bulletin 2000/2
Bulletin 2000/1

Special Bulletins:

Special Edition  –  Co-operation between Constitutional Courts  –  2015

Special Edition  –  Description of Courts  –  2014

Special Edition  –  Leading Cases ECJ (bilingual)  –  2013

Special Edition  –  Relations with other State Powers  –  2012

Special Edition   Basic Texts 8  –  2011

Special Edition   Legislative Omission  –  2008

Special Edition  –  Leading Cases 2  –  2008

Special Edition  –  Basic Texts 7 (bilingual) –  2007

Special Edition  –  Human Rights Limitations  –  2006

Special Edition  –  Status and Functions of Secretaries General  –  2006

Special Edition  –  “Inter-Court Relations”  –  2003

Special Edition  –  Leading Cases 1  –  2002

Special Edition  –  Freedom of religion and beliefs – 1999

Special Edition  –  Description of Courts 1999

Special Edition  –  Leading Cases – ECHR 1999

Special Edition  –  Basic Texts 5 1999

Special Edition  –  Basic Texts 4 1997

Special Edition  –  Basic Texts 3 1997

Special Edition  –  Basic Texts 2  1996

Special Edition  –  Basic Texts 1 1996

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