Dignity

police violence

Police violence is tantamount to degrading treatment

JUDGMENT  Tiziana Pennino v. Italy 12/10/2017 (no. 21759/15) see here SUMMARY  Checking a woman driver to see if she was driving while drunk. Pushes and injuries by the police officers who carried out the check (kicks, pushes). Sentencing Italy for degrading treatment. PROVISION  Article 3 PRINCIPAL FACTS  The applicant, Tiziana Pennino, is an Italian national […]

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αστυνομική βία

Police violence and ineffective investigation violate Article 3 of the ECHR

JUDGMENT  Ksenz and others v. Russia 12.12.2017 (no. 45044/06, 18796/08, 49158/09, 63839/09, 34455/10 and 36295/10) see here   SUMMARY  Bad phraseology against police and violation of the high way code. Kicking and hitting the wall on behalf of the police. An ineffective investigation of the applicants’ allegations and the arrest of some of them for criminal offenses. […]

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εξευτελιστική μεταχείριση

Violence by prison staff to prisoners is equal to torture

JUDGMENT  Cirino and Renne v. Italy 26-10-2017 (no. 2539/13 and 4705/13) see here SUMMARY Mistreatment of prisoners by police authorities. The prisoners remained naked for days inside the cell, without blankets, sheets and mattresses, there was no sink and no windows. At the same time they were deprived of water and food. Both applicants were […]

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αστυνομική βία

Serious police violence against protesters at the G8 summit is torture and inhuman and degrading treatment

JUDGMENT  Azzolina and others v. Italy 26-10-2017 (no. 28923/09 and 67599/10) Blair and others v. Italy (no. 1442/14, 21319/14 and 21911/14)  SUMMARY  Genoa July 2001. G8  Summit and mass demonstrations against globalization. Hundreds of injuries, verbal insults, tear gas sprains and serious police violence constitute acts of torture and inhuman and degrading treatment. Insufficient investigation and impunity for […]

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εξευτελιστική μεταχείριση

Condemnation of the ECtHR for police violence against a minor

JUDGMENT  Devyatkin v. Russia 24-10-2017 (no. 40384/06) see here   SUMMARY  Control of a 16-year-old minor from the traffic police. Violent injury of the minor by the police. Several medical reports have revealed multiple injuries, abdominal fracture, cuts and bruises in the neck, face and elbow of the minor. Degrading treatment and inefficiency of police investigations. […]

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Police violence against a woman in the dock of Strasbourg

JUDGMENT  Shevtsova v. Russia 3/10/2017 (no. 36620/07) see here SUMMARY  Degrading treatment of a woman by police officers, even without having committed any criminal offense. No investigation of the case. The applicant was attacked by police officers who went to her sister’s home while she was searching for the son of her sister. The Court […]

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