Russia: Court makes €50,000 award after police brutality complaint

The case concerned their allegation that they had been ill-treated in police custody in order to force them into confessing to inflicting serious head injuries on a girl who later died.

Russia: ‘Father’s rights’ complaint leads to €15,000 court award

A dad, denied contact with his daughter for more than six years, has won the backing of Strasbourg judges in his human rights dispute with Russia.

Russia: Court makes €53,000 award to mum after son’s military service death

In a ruling today, Russia will have to pay a mother €53,000 after European Court judges found the country to have breached human rights law.

‘Transdniestria’ military service deaths sparks parents’ European court complaints

Tomorrow (Tuesday 18 September), Strasbourg judges will reveal their decisions in two complaints brought by parents whose sons died during compulsory military service in the “Moldavian Republic of Transdniestria.”

Russia: Court urges jailed film director Oleg Sentsov to end hunger strike

Earlier today, the European Court of Human Rights decided on an interim measure in the case of imprisoned film director Oleg Gennadyevich Sentsov.