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CASE DATE:
Monday, 17 Nov 2014
STATE:
Romania
OUTCOME:
Not a judgment.
  • SUBJECT MATTER:

    Right to a fair hearing. Right to the assistance of an interpreter.


    DETAIL:

    The applicant alleges that he did not benefit from the assistance of an interpreter or a lawyer when his initial statement was taken inside the police station and that this statement was subsequently used by the courts as grounds for his conviction, hence breaching his right to a fair trial.


    COURT:
    ECHR
    ARTICLE:
    6.1, 6.3

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