Impartiality of judge in a trial with a party who promotes the former. A critical glance at a decision with the President of the French Republic and a simple citizen.
Vassilis Chirdaris JUDGMENT Τhiam v. France 18.10.2018 (no. 80018/12) see here SUMMARY Participation of former President of the Republic of France Nicolas Sarkozy as a civilian party in a criminal trial against a citizen. Complaints by the applicant alleging breach of the principle of equality of arms and lack of impartiality of the court due […]