Failure to pay compensation for an expropriation that occurred for more than 50 years violated the right to property.
JUDGMENT Gauci and others v. Malta 08.10.2019 (no. 57752/16) see here SUMMARY Expropriation, public interest and unpaid compensation. The applicants were deprived of the use of their land because of the forced expropriation. Their land was privatized but for the use of the public interest. Although they were recognized as beneficiaries of compensation by the […]