European Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms
Convention Article 37
Striking out applications
- The Court may at any stage of the proceedings decide to strike
an application out of its list of cases where the circumstances
lead to the conclusion that
- the applicant does not intend to pursue his application; or
- the matter has been resolved; or
- for any other reason established by the Court, it is no longer justified
to continue the examination of the application.
- However, the Court shall continue the examination of the application
if respect for human rights as defined in the Convention and
the protocols thereto so requires.
- The Court may decide to restore an application to its list
of cases if it considers that the circumstances justify such