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CASE DATE:
Monday, 6 Jul 2015
STATE:
Croatia
OUTCOME:
Preliminary objection joined to merits and dismissed (Article 35-1 - Exhaustion of domestic remedies) Remainder inadmissible Violation of Article 6 - Right to a fair trial (Article 6 - Criminal proceedings, Article 6-1 - Fair hearing) Non-pecuniary damage - award (Article 41 - Non-pecuniary damage, Just satisfaction)
  • SUBJECT MATTER:

    (Art. 6) Right to a fair trial (Art. 6) Criminal proceedings (Art. 6-1) Fair hearing (Art. 6-3) Rights of defence (Art. 35) Admissibility criteria (Art. 35-1) Exhaustion of domestic remedies (Art. 41) Just satisfaction-{general} (Art. 41) Just satisfaction (Art. 41) Non-pecuniary damage Proportionality


    DETAIL:

    The applicant alleged, in particular, that he had not been able to obtain a rehearing after his conviction in absentia, and that he had not been effectively represented by a legal-aid lawyer during the proceedings conducted in his absence, as required by Article 6 §§ 1.


    COURT:
    ECHR
    ARTICLE:
    6, 6-1, 6-3, 35, 35-1, 41

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