ECtHR in five judgments this week finds violations of the right to life, right to fair trial and protection of property

Week-ending 15 October 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down five judgments in relation to Russia, finding violations of Article 2 (right to life), Article 6…

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ECtHR hands down four rulings with regard to Russia finding violations of Convention articles 2, 3, 5, 6 and 8.

Week-ending 8 October 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down four rulings in relation to Russia, finding violations of Convention articles 2 (right to life), 3…

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ECtHR Ruling of the Week: 12 Judgments finding violations by Russia

Week-ending 1 October 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down 13 judgments with regard to Russia, 12 of which found violations of Convention rights by the…

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ECtHR Ruling of the Week: In Carter v. Russia, the ECtHR found failure to comply with Article 38 and violation of Article 2 under substantive and procedural limbs.

Week-ending 24 September 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down one judgment in relation to Russia. This was in the high profile case of Carter v.…

Continue ReadingECtHR Ruling of the Week: In Carter v. Russia, the ECtHR found failure to comply with Article 38 and violation of Article 2 under substantive and procedural limbs.

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…

Continue ReadingIn 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