Staying in a cell with a personal space of less than 3 sq.m. and the non-delivery of hearing aids to a deaf prisoner consists degrading treatment.
JUDGMENT Ābele v. Latvia 5/10/2017 (no. 60429/12 and 72760/12) see here SUMMARY Detainee with visual, hearing and movement impairment. The personal space in the cells may not be less than 3 m². for each prisoner. The reduced personal space for almost two years, together with the non-granting of an acoustic aid, constitutes inhuman and degrading […]