Election Obligations & Standards Database
A violation of the right to a fair and public hearing requires an effective remedy.
Right to a Fair and Public Hearing
Electoral Dispute Resolution
Hearings by Impartial and Independent Tribunals
The Right to an Effective Remedy, Including Challenging Election Results
Citizens were granted a fair and public hearing by a competent, impartial, and independent tribunal in the determination of their rights
A remedy was available for violations of the right to a fair and public hearing
In procedural terms, the relationship with the right to an effective remedy provided for by article 2, paragraph 3 of the Covenant is relevant. In general, this provision needs to be respected whenever any guarantee of article 14 has been violated.