The European Court of Human Rights (Second Section), sitting on 21 February 2012 as a Chamber composed of:
David Thór Björgvinsson,
Paulo Pinto de Albuquerque, judges,
and Stanley Naismith, Section Registrar,
Having regard to the above applications lodged on 15 December 2008,
Having regard to the decision to grant priority to the above applications under Rule 41 of the Rules of Court,
Having regard to the formal declarations accepting a friendly settlement of the cases,
Having regard to the decision of 17 May 2011, to join the applications and declare them admissible,
Having deliberated, decides as follows:
For these reasons, the Court unanimously
Decides to strike the case out of the list.
Done in English, and notified in writing on 21 February 2012, pursuant to Rule 77 §§ 2 and 3 of the Rules of Court.
Stanley Naismith Françoise Tulkens Registrar President