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Gerard Batliner : biography

December 9, 1928 - June 25, 2008

Gerard Batliner (December 9, 1928 – June 25, 2008) was a Head of Government (Regierungschef) of Liechtenstein (1962–1970) and attorney-at-law. He was born in Eschen, Liechtenstein.

Batliner presided over the Liechtenstein parliament (1974–1978) and was a member of the European Commission on Human Rights (1983–1990).

He studied law at the University of Fribourg and received honorary degrees from the University of Basel and Innsbruck. He died in Eschen.

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