Russia: Chechen woman’s terror conviction human rights complaint reaches European court’s Grand Chamber

A European court Grand Chamber hearing is now underway into a case brought against Russia by a Chechen woman convicted on terrorism charges.

Court: Russian customs’ copying of photojournalist’s laptop files breached human rights law

The case concerned the copying of the data from a photojournalist Yuriy Nikolayevich Ivashchenko’s laptop by Russian customs officials.

Germany: Court rejects terror suspect’s complaint against deportation to Russia

In its decision in the case of X v. Germany (application no. 54646/17) the European Court of Human Rights unanimously declared the application inadmissible.

Court set for decision on Nikolay Kavkazskiy’s human rights complaint against Russia

Activist Nikolay Kavkazskiy, detained following a protest against alleged presidential election rigging, will find out tomorrow the decision of Strasbourg judges on his human rights complaint.

Russia: Court awards €45,000 to inmate after prison beating

Inmate Tseren Bambayev’s ill-treatment whilst detained in a Russian prison, did amount to torture, human rights judges have ruled.