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CASE DATE:
Friday, 5 Sep 2014
STATE:
Turkey
OUTCOME:
Communicated case; questions to the parties.
  • SUBJECT MATTER:

    Right to free legal assistance.


    DETAIL:

    The applicant alleged that the lack of legal assistance at the time his statement was taken by the gendarmerie and during the investigation of the crime scene. He alleged that it was mandatory for the Government to provide free legal assistance according to Article 150 § 3 of the Criminal Procedure Code.


    COURT:
    ECHR
    ARTICLE:
    6.1, 6.3(c)

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