European Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms
Protocol 14, Article 7
After the new Article 26, a new Article 27
shall be inserted into the Convention, which shall read as follows:
Convention Article 27 : Competence of single judges
- A single judge may declare inadmissible or strike out of the Court\s list of
cases an application submitted under Article 34, where such a decision can be
taken without further examination.
- The decision shall be final.
- If the single judge does not declare an application inadmissible or strike
it out, that judge shall forward it to a committee or to a Chamber for further