Human rights

Retention of DNA profile

Supreme Court judgment 26 June 2019, HR-2019-1226-A, (case no. 19-014740SIV-HRET), civil case, appeal against judgment. A (Counsel John Christian Elden) v. The State represented by the Ministry of Justice and Public Security (Counsel Knut-Fredrik Haug-Hustad)

Ground lease

Supreme Court judgment 24 June 2019, HR-2019-1206-A, (case no. 179157SIV-HRET) Mallin Eiendom AS, Stiftelsen Karibu (Counsel Carina Orge Borchgrevink Næss) v. Marianne Cecilia Lundin and others (Counsel Anders Christian Stray Ryssdal). Attending in accordance with section 30-12 of the Dispute Act: The State represented by the Ministry of Justice and Public Security (The Office of the Attorney...

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)

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)

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)

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...

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...

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...

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.

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....

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)