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CASE DATE:
Thursday, 30 Jul 2015
STATE:
Russia
OUTCOME:
Violation of Article 3 - Prohibition on torture (Article 3 - Effective investigation) (Procedural component) Violation of Article 3 - Prohibition on torture (Article 3 - Degrading treatment, Inhuman treatment) (Procedural component) Violation of Article 3 - Prohibition on torture (Article 3 - Degrading treatment, Inhuman treatment) (Material component) Violation of Article 6 - Right to a fair trial (Article 6 - Criminal procedure, Article 6-1 - Fair trial) Violation of Article 6+6-1 - Right to a fair trial (Article 6-3-c - Right to defence with the assistance of a lawyer) (Article 6 - Criminal procedure, Right to a fair trial, Article 6-1 - Fair trial)
  • SUBJECT MATTER:

    (Art. 3) Prohibition of torture (Art. 3) Degrading treatment (Art. 3) Effective investigation (Art. 3) Inhuman treatment (Art. 6) Right to a fair trial (Art. 6) Criminal proceedings (Art. 6-1) Fair hearing (Art. 6-3-C) Defence through legal assistance


    DETAIL:

    The applicant maintains that he was denied a fair trial because of the admission by the domestic courts of statements obtained from him through ill-treatment and in the absence of a lawyer while in police custody.


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

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