Trials of cases related to racist issues 

Bernese Cantonal Court of Appeal confirms verdict against SVP party leaders for racial discrimination

On 14 March 2016 the Bernese Cantonal Court of Appeal confirmed the verdict against Swiss People’s Party (SVP) general secretary Martin...

Nazi salute not prosecutable as a sign of political conviction

In its judgement of 28 April 2014 the Swiss Federal Supreme Court drew a fine line between the punishable and not punishable use of the Nazi salute....

Conviction for denial of Armenian genocide

Dogu Perinçek, a Turkish politician who repeatedly called the Armenian genocide during the years 1915 to 1917, a lie on his visits to...

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