Russia: Court sets December deadline for Sea of Azov answers

Human rights judges have set a 3 December deadline for Russian answers to a series of questions concerning events in the Sea of Azov, after receiving a new inter-State case from Ukraine.

Court: Russia’s LGBT rally bans require “systemic measures’ to stop human rights violations

According to today’s court decision, systemic measures required to address issues of free assembly and discrimination as evidenced in ban on LGBT rallies.

Court: Russia’s arrests of Aleksey Navalnyy violated his rights

Human rights judges today ruled that the arrests in 2012 and 2014 of Russian political activist and blogger Aleksey Navalnyy violated his human rights.

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.