Court confirms: Severe criticism of Jehovah’s Witnesses is justified

A groundbreaking ruling

Court confirms: Severe criticism of Jehovah’s Witnesses is justified

  • The religious practice of Jehovah’s Witnesses violates basic rights of their members
  • Children too are affected by ostracism
  • The two-witness rule facilitates sexual violence against children

Press release of July 8, 2020

Judgement (English translation)

English Translation of the article in Tages-Anzeiger by avoidjw.org

All original documents in German you can find here.

Commentaries in the media

Zurich court obliges Swiss authorities to take action against Jehovah’s Witnesses
Teller Report, July 10th, 2020