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CASE DATE:
Monday, 13 Oct 2014
STATE:
Azerbaijan
OUTCOME:
Communicated case; questions to the parties.
  • SUBJECT MATTER:

    Free legal assistance. Prompt information – in a language he or she understands – of the nature and cause of accusations against him or her. Fair trial.


    DETAIL:

    The applicant alleged that he could not defend himself through legal assistance of his own choosing, as required by Article 6 § 3 (c) of the Convention – In particular, was he afforded free legal assistance at the initial stage of the proceedings.


    COURT:
    ECHR
    ARTICLE:
    6.1, 6.3(a) and (c)

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