Homosexuality and Transsexuality Act: EU Commission increases pressure on Hungary

The EU Commission is initiating the second stage of infringement proceedings against Hungary. The government in Budapest has not been able to dispel concerns about a law that prohibits “advertising” for homosexual and transsexuality. In a next step, the case could go to court. The EU Commission is tightening its pace against Hungary because of […]

Judgment against Hungary’s asylum policy: "Stop Soros"Law violates EU law

Once again, the ECJ has found Hungarian violations of the European Union’s asylum rules. This is also the case with the “Stop Soros” law. This creates difficulties for activists who help migrants to apply for protection status in Hungary. The criminalization of refugee workers in Hungary is illegal according to a judgment of the European […]

EU meets on energy prices: the Czech Republic believes it is guilty of emissions trading

In addition to the legal dispute with Poland, one topic in particular determines the EU summit: the high energy prices. The Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary blame emissions trading, among other things, for the increase. Orban also rumbles against the EU’s climate protection plans. The EU states are still at odds on how to deal […]

EU meets on energy prices: the Czech Republic believes it is guilty of emissions trading

In addition to the legal dispute with Poland, one topic in particular determines the EU summit: high energy prices. The Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary blame emissions trading, among other things, for the increase. Orban also rumbles against the EU’s climate protection plans. The EU states are still divided on how to deal with high […]