In three rulings this week, ECtHR finds violations of Convention articles 5, 8 and 11 and orders Russia not to expel certain individuals that would be in violation of articles 2 and 3.

Week-ending 17 September 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down three judgments in relation to Russia finding violations of Convention articles 5 (liberty and security), 8…

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ECtHR Ruling of the Week: Russia violated its obligations to protect Natalia Estemirova’s right to life by failing to effectively investigate her abduction and killing

Week-ending 3 September 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down one judgment in the case of Estemirova v. Russia, finding violations of Article 2 (right to…

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ECtHR Ruling of the Week: Violations of Convention Article 3 [prohibition of torture]

Week-ending 30 July 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down one ruling with regard to Russia, finding violations of Article 3 of the European Convention (prohibition…

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This week the ECtHR handed down two judgments in relation to Russia finding violations of Convention Article 10 and Article 2 of Protocol No. 7. The ECtHR also asked Russia not to extradite Aleksei Kudin to Belarus; the Russian authorities nevertheless deported him.

Week-ending 23 July 2021 This week there were two judgments by the European Court of Human Rights in relation to Russia, finding violations of Article 10 (freedom of expression) and…

Continue ReadingThis week the ECtHR handed down two judgments in relation to Russia finding violations of Convention Article 10 and Article 2 of Protocol No. 7. The ECtHR also asked Russia not to extradite Aleksei Kudin to Belarus; the Russian authorities nevertheless deported him.

In seven cases this week the ECtHR found violations by Russia of Convention Articles 3, 5, 6, 8, 10, 13 and Article 1 of Protocol 1; the Court ruled Russia must give legal recognition to same-sex unions

Week-ending 16 July 2021 This week there were seven rulings by the European Court of Human Rights with regard to Russia, finding violations of Articles 3 (prohibition on torture), 5…

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ECtHR Ruling of the Week: Russia violated rights to family life and freedom from discrimination of transgender woman

Week-ending 9 July 2021 This week there were 13 judgments by the European Court of Human Rights concerning Russia. The judgments found violations of Convention articles 2 (right to life),…

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ECtHR issues five judgments with regard to Russia, finding violations of Articles 2, 3, 5, 6, 8 and 10.

Week-ending 2 July 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights issued five judgments with regard to Russia finding violations of Convention articles 2 (right to life), 3 (prohibition…

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European Court of Human Rights hands down three judgments with regard to Russia

Week-ending 25 June 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down three judgments with regard to Russia, finding violations of Convention Articles 2 (right to life), 3…

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ECtHR issues 16 judgments finding violations by Russia

Week-ending 18 June 2021 This week, on 15 June 2021, the European Court of Human Rights handed down 16 judgments in relation to Russia, finding violations of Articles 2 (right…

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