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.

Russia: Court awards €50,000 following teenager police brutality complaint

Human rights judges have awarded €50,000 to a Russian, whom, as a 16-year-old teenager, was a victim of police brutality.

Russia: Conviction of opposition leader Aleksey Navalnyy breached European human rights law

The case concerned the complaint by Aleksey Navalnyy, an opposition leader, and his brother Oleg Navalnyy, an entrepreneur, that their criminal conviction for fraud and money laundering was based on an unforeseeable application of criminal law and that the proceedings were arbitrary and unfair.