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CASE DATE:
Thursday, 15 Oct 2015
STATE:
Azerbaijan
OUTCOME:
Violation of Article 11 - Freedom of assembly and association (Article 11-1 - Freedom of peaceful assembly) Violation of Article 6+6-3 - Right to a fair trial (Article 6 - Criminal proceedings Article 6-1 - Fair hearing) (Article 6 - Right to a fair trial Article 6-3 - Rights of defence Article 6-3-b - Adequate facilities Adequate time Preparation of defence Article 6-3-c - Defence through legal assistance) Violation of Article 5 - Right to liberty and security (Article 5-1 - Lawful arrest or detention)
  • SUBJECT MATTER:

    (Art. 5) Right to liberty and security (Art. 5-1) Lawful arrest or detention (Art. 6) Right to a fair trial (Art. 6) Criminal proceedings (Art. 6-1) Fair hearing (Art. 6-3) Rights of defence (Art. 6-3-B) Adequate facilities (Art. 6-3-B) Adequate time (Art. 6-3-b) Preparation of defence (Art. 6-3-C) Defence through legal assistance


    DETAIL:

    The applicant alleged, in particular, that the dispersal of the demonstration in which he had participated and his arrest and conviction had violated his right to freedom of peaceful assembly. He further complained that the administrative proceedings against him had fallen short of guarantees of a fair hearing, and that his arrest and conviction had been contrary to guarantees of the right to liberty.


    COURT:
    ECHR
    ARTICLE:
    5.1, 6.1, 6.3, 11.1

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