Dutch Politician Geert Wilders, leader of the rightist Party for Freedom (PVV), was tried in relation to (religious) defamation and hate speech charges in a case that lasted from 2009 to 2011. While fully acquitted, stakeholders are now bringing a case against the Netherlands for allegedly not complying with international standards against incitement. The paper analyses this case in the light of the latter, international provisions.

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Keywords Wilders case, incitement, international human rights law
Persistent URL hdl.handle.net/1765/104397
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Temperman, J.D. (2017). The Wilders Case in the Netherlands and Beyond. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/104397