Blog of the International Journal of Constitutional Law

Tag: Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • The Rule of Law in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    —Benjamin Nurkić, Ph.D. student, Faculty of Law, University of Tuzla The problem of implementing the rule of law in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) remains the main problem after the signing of the Dayton Peace Agreement (DPA). However, the DPA created the conditions for ethnic discrimination, as it was determined by the rulings of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) in cases Sejdić and Finci v BiH, Zornić v BiH, Pilav v BiH, Šlaku v BiH and Pudarić v BiH.[1]

  • The Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina and “the Others”

    –Maja Sahadžić, PhD Researcher, Government and Law Research Group, Faculty of Law, University of Antwerp Although the Constitutional Court, ideally and ad normam, is perceived as a body which prevents discrimination, in the constitutional reality of Bosnia and Herzegovina it nevertheless reflects certain discriminatory features.