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Kokkinakis v Greece, Judgment, Merits and Just Satisfaction, App No 14307/88, A/260-A, [1993] ECHR 20, (1994) 17 EHRR 397, IHRL 2980 (ECHR 1993), 25th May 1993, European Court of Human Rights [ECHR]

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Whether freedom of thought, conscience, and religion, as enshrined in Article 9 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (‘European Convention on Human Rights’, ‘ECHR’), extends to freedom to persuade others to join one’s religion.

Whether the imposition of a criminal sanction for proselytizing violated Article 9 of the ECHR.

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