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…

Continue Reading 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.

This week the ECtHR in two rulings on Russia found violations of Article 5 of the ECHR.

Week-ending 16 April 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down two rulings with regard to Russia finding violations of Article 5 of the European Convention on…

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Memorial Human Rights Centre: Salman Tepsurkaev, who was abducted, is a political prisoner

7 April 2021 Salman Tepsurkaev, a 19-year-old moderator of the oppositionist Telegram channel 1ADAT that reported on human rights violations in Chechnya, was abducted in early September 2020 Source: Memorial…

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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 ruling of the Week: In Belskiy and Others v. Russia, the ECtHR found violations of Article 3, Article 5 and Article 13

Week-ending 26 February 2021 This week there was one ruling handed down by the European Court of Human Rights regarding Russia. In Belskiy and Others v. Russia, the Court found…

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This week the ECtHR handed down three rulings with respect to Russia in which it found violations of Articles 2, 3, 5 and 6. The ECtHR also indicated to Russia that Aleksei Navalny should be released.

Week-ending 19 February 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights handed down three rulings with respect to Russia in which it found violations of Articles 2 [right to…

Continue Reading This week the ECtHR handed down three rulings with respect to Russia in which it found violations of Articles 2, 3, 5 and 6. The ECtHR also indicated to Russia that Aleksei Navalny should be released.

Four rulings of the ECtHR this week in relation to Russia found violations of Articles 2, 3, 5, 6 and Article 1 of Protocol No. 1, of the ECHR.

Week-ending 12 February 2021 This week there were four judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in relation to Russia, finding violations of Articles 2 (right to life), 3…

Continue Reading Four rulings of the ECtHR this week in relation to Russia found violations of Articles 2, 3, 5, 6 and Article 1 of Protocol No. 1, of the ECHR.

Person of the Week: Aleksei Navalny, a prisoner of conscience, arrested and remanded in custody for 30 days

Week-ending 22 January 2021 On 17 January 2021 the Russian authorities arrested Aleksei Navalny when he arrived in Moscow by plane from Berlin. The next day at a court hearing…

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ECtHR rulings of the week: three judgments finding violations of Articles 2, 5 and 8; and a ruling finding Ukraine’s application against Russia admissible in part.

Week-ending 15 January 2021 This week the European Court of Human Rights published three judgments concerning Russia, establishing violations of Articles 2 (right to life), 5 (right to liberty and…

Continue Reading ECtHR rulings of the week: three judgments finding violations of Articles 2, 5 and 8; and a ruling finding Ukraine’s application against Russia admissible in part.