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LuxLeaks verdict: Another backlash for European whistleblowers

March 16, 2017

On March 15, the Criminal Court of Luxembourg confirmed last year’s verdict against whistleblowers Antoine Deltour and Raphael Halet. The whistleblowers had appealed to the judgement delivered in June…

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New report published in European Parliament

February 15, 2017

A new momentum to the debate on whistleblower protection on the European level: On February 14, 2017 the European Parliament adopted a new report on the role of whistleblowers in the protection of the…

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Event in defence of Whistleblower Luís Gonzalo Segura

February 10, 2017

After realising that the Spanish justice would not aid the Spanish whistleblower Luís Gonzalo Segura, a former liutenant of the Spanish army who denounced corruption practices inside the institution, the…

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Germany

January 25, 2017

As the last country in Europe to ratify the UN Convention against Corruption, Germany’s performance in fighting corruption is matched by its poor record in protecting whistleblowers from retaliation. Germany’s…

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Czech Republic

January 24, 2017

Since 2015 the Czech government and its civil society partners, with support of EU and other taxpayer funds, have spent hundreds of thousands of euros to publicize their plans to pass a whistleblower protection…

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LuxLeaks: European whistleblowers need comprehensive protection

January 14, 2017

It was an impressive sight: 200 protesters chanting “Merci Antoine” in the court of Luxembourg’s Judiciary City in support of LuxLeaks Whistleblower Antoine Deltour. In a spectacular appeals trial, the…

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