Human rights

Revocation of temporary residence permit

Supreme Court judgment 8 November 2018, HR-2018-2133-A (case no. 2017/2179), civil case, appeal against judgment. A, B, C, D (Counsel Torbjørn Kolås Sognefest) v. The state represented by the Immigration Appeals Board (The office of the Attorney General represented by Anne Hesjedal Sending)

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Right of reservation for a regular general practitioner

Supreme Court judgment 11 October 2018, HR-2018-1958-A (case n0. 2018/199), civil case, appeal against judgment. I. Sauherad municipality (Counsel Frode Lauareid) v. A, Norges Kristelige Legeforening (intervener) (Counsel Håkon H. Bleken), II. A, Norges Kristelige Legeforening (intervener) (Counsel Håkon H. Bleken) v. Sauherad municipality (Counsel Frode Lauareid)

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Consent to adoption of five-year-old

Supreme Court judgment 11 September 2018, HR-2018-1720-A (case no. 2018/77), civil case, appeal against judgment, A (Counsel Camilla Hagen) B (Counsel Christian Gustavsen) v. Municipality of X (Counsel Mette Yvonne Larsen)

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Gassled: the Ministry's amendment of Tariff Regulations was valid

Supreme Court judgment 28 June 2018, HR-2018-1258-A (case no. 2017/1891), civil case, appeal against judgment CapeOmega AS (Counsel Thomas G. Michelet and assisting counsel Kyrre Eggen), Solveig Gas Norway AS, Silex Gas Norway AS, Infragas Norge AS (Counsel Jan B. Jansen, counsel Thomas K. Svensen and assisting counsel Kyrre Eggen) v. The state represented by the Ministry of Oil and Energy (The Attorney-General represented by Tolle Stabell and Christian Fredrik Michelet, and assisting counsel Håvard H. Holdø)

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Adjustment of ground rent

Supreme Court 9 May 2018, HR-2018-865-S (case no. 2017/1693), civil case, appeal against reappraisal. Nannestad municipality (Counsel Christian Piene Gundersen) v. Rådyrvegen housing cooperative (Counsel Torstein Burkeland) Attending under section 30-13 of the Dispute Act: The state represented by the Ministry of Justice and Police Security (The Office of the Attorney General represented Karen Mellingen)  

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Whether a lawyer’s digital archive could be seized when the lawyer himself was charged with serious crimes.

Supreme Court order of 17 January 2018, HR-2018-104-A, (case no. 2017/1907), criminal case, appeal against order  A (Counsel Kim Ellertsen and Anders Brosveet) v. The public prosecution authority (Public prosecutor Katharina Rise)

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A cull order was not a violation of a Sami reindeer herder's rights under ICCPR article 27 or ECHR-P1-1

Supreme Court judgment of 21 December 2017, HR-2017-2428-A (case no. 2017-981), civil case, appeal against judgment The state represented by the Ministry of Agriculture and Food (The Attorney General represented by counsel Stein-Erik Jahr Dahl) Assisting counsel: Marius Emberland) v. Jovsset Ante Iversen Sara (Counsel Trond Pedersen Biti)

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Announced boycott contrary to the right of establishment under the EEA Agreement

Supreme Court judgment of 16 December 2016, HR-2016-2554-P, (case no. 2014/2089), civil case, appeal against judgment  Holship Norge AS (Counsel Nicolay Skarning), Bedriftsforbundet (intervener) (Counsel Jan Erik Grundtvig Sverre), Næringslivets Hovedorganisasjon (intervener) (Counsel Kurt Weltzien) v. The Norwegian Transport Workers' Union (Counsel Lornts Nagelhus), Landsorganisasjonen i Norge (intervener) (Counsel Håkon Angell) Meet pursuant to the Dispute Act section 30-13: The state repr. by the Ministry of Justice and Public Security (Attorney General repr. by Pål Wennerås), (Attorney General repr. by Ketil Bøe Moe - assisting counsel)

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Breivik's appeal turned down

Decision of the Supreme Court's Appeals Selection Committee of 8 June 2017. Anders Behring Brevik (Counsel Øystein Storvik) v. The state repr. by the Ministry of Justice and Police Security (Attorney General repr. by Fredrik Sejersted.

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Sami reindeer herders’ right of ownership to parts of Stjernøya in outer Finnmark

Supreme Court order and judgment of 28 September 2016, HR-2016-2030-A 2015/2370, civil case, appeal against order and 2015/2155, civil case, appeal against judgment Stjernøy reindeer district Per Mikkelsen Bals Per Mikkelsen Buljo Aslak Henrik Henriksen Buljo Anders Mikkelsen Buljo Mikkel Klemetsen Gaino Klemet Anders Mikkelsen Bals (Counsel Geir Haugen and Counsel Andreas Brønner) v. Finnmarkseiendommen (Counsel Knut Helge Hurum and Counsel Kristin Bjella) 2015/2369, civil case, appeal against order and 2015/2153, civil case, appeal against judgment Johan Johansen Sara Jørgen Johansen Sara Per Olav Johansen Sara Mikkel Johansen Sara Anne Britt Sara Johan Mathis Johansen Sara Klemet Johansen Sara (Counsel Andreas Larsen and Counsel Anja Jonassen) v. Finnmarkseiendommen (Counsel Knut Helge Hurum and Counsel Kristin Bjella)

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Protection of sources for unpublished documentary film material

Supreme Court order of 20 November 2015, HR-2015-02308-A, (case no. 2015/1462), criminal case, appeal against order v. A (Counsel Kim Gerdts), Norsk Redaktørforening (intervener) (Counsel Vidar Strømme) v. The public prosecution authority (Counsel Jan F. Glent)

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Petition for extradition to Rwanda

Supreme Court order of 6 February 2015, HR-2015-289-A (case no. 2014/1787), criminal case, appeal against order A (Counsel John Christian Elden) v. The public prosecution authority (Den offentlige påtalemyndighet (Public prosectutor Carl Fredrik Fari)

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On deprivation of parental custody and consent to adoption under the Child Welfare Act

Supreme Court judgment of 30 January 2015, HR-2015-209-A (case no. 2014/1631), civil case, appeal against judgment  X municipality (Counsel Sverre Larhammer) v. A, B (Counsel Venil Katharina Thiis)

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Structural fish quotas with no time limitation are contrary to the prohibition against retroactive force in the Constitution

Supreme Court judgment of 23 October 2013, HR-2013-02200-P (case no. 2012/1548), civil case, appeal against judgment The sate repr. by the Mininstry of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs (Counsel Ida Hjort Kraby) v. Volstad AS (Counsel Stein Owe)

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Potential liability for the state for inadequate protection

Supreme Court judgment of 25 April 2013, HR-2013-00881-A (case no. 2012/1900), civil case, appeal against judgment  The state repr. by the Ministry of Justice and Police Security (Counsel Fanny Platou Amble) v. NN (Counsel John Christian Elden)

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The courts' competence to review decisions by the Norwegian Criminal Cases Review Commission

Supreme Court judgment 29 March 2012, HR-2012-00669-S (case no. 2011/1820), civil case, appeal against judgment  A (Counsel Sigurd J. Klomsæt and Anders Ryssdal) v. The state represented by the Norwegian Criminal Cases Review Commission (Attorney General Sven Ole Fagernæs)

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Whether legal entities may assert the prohibition against self-incrimination under ECHR

Supreme Court order of 1 June 2011, HR-2011-01118-A, (case no. 2011/456), criminal case, appeal against order.  Petrolia ASA and others (Counsel Arild Dommersnes) v. The public prosecution authority (Public prosecutor Tor Henning Knudsen)

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The validity of a decision to refuse parole

Supreme Court judgment of 10 March 2011, HR-2011-00516-A (case no. 2011/231), civil case, appeal against judgment  A (Counsel John Christian Elden) v. The state represented by the Ministry of Justice (Counsel Ingrid Skog Hauge)

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The validity of decision to refuse acquisition of a farm

Supreme Court judgment of 4 March 2011, HR-2011-476-A (case no. 2010/1716), civil case, appeal against judgment Roger Frøholm (Counsel Anders Ryssdal) v. the state represented by the Ministry of Agriculture and Food (Counsel Erik Bratterud)

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