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PACE elects Alain Chablais judge to the European Court of Human Rights in respect of Liechtenstein

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The Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) today elected Alain Chablais as judge to the European Court of Human Rights in respect of Liechtenstein.

Mr Chablais, having obtained a majority of votes cast, is elected judge of the European Court of Human Rights for a term of office of nine years which shall commence on 1 September 2024.

Judges are elected by PACE from a list of three candidates nominated by each State which has ratified the European Convention on Human Rights.