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This team contributes leading decisions from Italy

Italy's Most Recent Decision

The most recent decision from Italy is X v Commissione Territoriale di Gorizia, a decision rendered in Italy by the Tribunale Ordinario Civile on Aug 8, 2009, involving an applicant from Benin. A brief summary of the facts of the case is: Young male fears persecution on account of his homosexuality.

Courts in Italy

Tribunale Ordinario di Catania
Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale Abruzzo
Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale di Bari
Corte Suprema di Cassazione sez. I 4/05/2004 n. 8423
Corte di Cassazione
Corte di Appello
Consiglio di Stato
Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale
Tribunale Ordinario Civile
Giudice di Pace

The National Coordinators for Italy are:

Christopher Hein

Mr. Hein is a German national who has practiced as a lawyer with the UNHCR in Central America, Asia, Europe and their headquarters for 12 years. In 1990 he founded and has since continued as Read More Read more