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The margin of appreciation is a doctrine that the european court of human rights has developed when considering whether a member state has breached the. The margin of appreciation doctrine has become a fundamental part of the jurisprudence of the european court of human rights it has played a central. The opinions expressed in this publication are those of the author and do not engage the responsibility of the council of europe they should not be regarded as.
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Concordat watch - italy | “margin of appreciation” permits crucifixes in italian state schools (2011), a niqab ban in france (2014) and a general erosion of human. Does the margin of appreciation doctrine developed by the european court of human rights reflect a deferential stance by that court to states parties. This was a milestone judgment as it introduced a crucial concept for decision- making in human rights cases, the margin of appreciation. This book analyses the case-law of the european convention on human rights with particular reference to the margin of appreciation doctrine and the principle.