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CASE DATE:
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015
STATE:
Turkey
OUTCOME:
Violation of Article 5 - Right to liberty and security (Article 5-3 - Length of pre-trial detention) Violation of Article 6 - Right to a fair trial (Article 6 - Criminal procedure, Article 6-1 - Reasonable time) Violation of Article 6+6-1 - Right to a fair trial (Article 6-3-c - Right to defend oneself with the assistance of a lawyer of one's own choosing) (Article 6 - Right to a fair trial, Criminal procedure, Article 6-1 - Fair trial)
  • SUBJECT MATTER:

    (Art. 5) Right to liberty and security (Art. 5-3) Length of pre-trial detention (Art. 6) Right to a fair trial (Art. 6) Criminal proceedings (Art. 6-1) Fair hearing (Art. 6-1) Reasonable time (Art. 6-3-C) Defence through legal assistance


    DETAIL:

    The applicant complained of a lack of fairness of the procedure: he maintains that he was convicted on the basis of his evidence given in custody, collected by him following maltreatment and in the absence of a lawyer.


    COURT:
    ECHR
    ARTICLE:
    5, 5-3, 6, 6+6-1, 6-1, 6-3-c

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