ECtHR in two judgments finds Russia violated Article 6 and Article 10 of the European Convention.

Week-ending 21 May 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down two judgments regarding Russia, finding violations of Article 6 (fair trial) and Article 10 (freedom of…

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This week the ECtHR found violations of Articles 3, 5, 6 and 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights by the Russian Federation.

Week-ending 14 May 2021 This week there were eight judgments of the European Court of Human Rights handed down with regard to Russia finding violations of Article 3 (prohibition on…

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This week the ECtHR handed down nine rulings concerning Russia, finding violations of Convention articles 3, 5, 6, 8 and 13, and published its decision communicating Aleksei Navalny’s application concerning articles 2 and 3.

Week-ending 30 April 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down nine judgments in cases concerning Russia, finding violations of Convention articles 3 (prohibition of torture), 5…

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ECtHR rulings of the week: three rulings find violations of Convention articles 6, 8 and 13.

Week-ending 23 April 2021 This week there were three rulings of the European Court of Human Rights in relation to Russia, finding violations of Article 6 (fair trial), Article 8…

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Andrei Makarevich on a charity event in support of political prisoners: “There is no justice left at all. All you can do is help people who are in trouble.”

9 April 2021 Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Дождь] In Moscow the “For Your Freedom and Ours” charity evening, an online event organised by the Sakharov Centre, is being held…

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This week there were three rulings by the ECtHR regarding Russia, finding violations of Convention Articles 2, 6 and 8.

Week-ending 2 April 2021 This week there were three rulings by the European Court of Human Rights with regard to Russia finding violations of Article 2 (right to life), Article…

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ECtHR: Six rulings this week find violations of Articles 2, 5, 6, 8 and 41.

This week there were six judgments of the European Court of Human Rights with regard to Russia, finding violations of Article 2 (right to life), Article 5 (liberty and security),…

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ECtHR Rulings of the Week: Four rulings, two of which found violations of Article 6 (fair trial)

Week-ending 5 March 2021 This week there were four judgments by the European Court of Human Rights in relation to Russia, two of which found violations of Article 6 of…

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Memorial Human Rights Centre: Drugs planted on Circassian activist Kochesokov for criticising the authorities

26 February 2021 Anti-extremism police were involved in fabricating the criminal prosecution Source: Memorial Human Rights Centre Memorial Human Rights Centre, on the basis of internationally accepted guidelines, has recognised…

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Person of the Week: Aleksei Navalny sent to prison despite ECtHR ruling

Week-ending 26 February 2021 This week a Moscow court upheld Aleksei Navalny's conviction in the Yves Rocher embezzlement case on appeal but reduced the sentence by 1.5 months to 2.5…

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