GRAND CHAMBER

CASE OF MAGYAR KÉTFARKÚ KUTYA PÁRT v. HUNGARY
(Application no. 201/17)

JUDGMENT
Art 10 • Freedom of expression • Freedom to impart information •
Insufficiently foreseeable legal basis for a fine on political party for making
available a mobile application allowing voters to share anonymous
photographs of their ballot papers • Vagueness of the principle of the
‘exercise of rights in accordance with their purpose’ • Domestic legal
framework not ruling out any arbitrariness in its application • Restrictions
on the freedom of expression of political parties in the context of an election
or a referendum calling for rigorous supervision
STRASBOURG
20 January 2020

This judgment is final but it may be subject to editorial revision.

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