JUDGMENT Bacaksız v. Turkey 10.12.2019 (no. 24245/09) see here SUMMARY First-instance judgment in absence of the party. Non-service of a party to the Court of Appeal. Right to be heard. The applicant was involved in a car accident which caused injuries to the drivers involved. In the criminal court he was acquitted, but in the […]
Failure to execute a decision regaridng the mother’s custody of her children until they reach adulthood! The inactivity of the state violated family life
JUDGMENT Milovanović v. Serbia 08.10.2019 (no. 56065/10) see here SUMMARY, Child custody. Failure to execute a decision and state responsibilities. Violation of family life. Violation of fair trial the unreasonable length of the proceedings before the Constitutional Court. The national courts irrevocably granted the exclusive custody of the two minor children to the applicant’s mother, whom […]
JUDGMENT Deli v. the Republic of Moldova 22.10.2019 (no. 42010/06) see here SUMMARY The case concerned, on the one hand, an alleged dispute between a lawyer and a judge during a court hearing and the lawyer’s resulting fears of bias towards him and his client and, on the other hand, the judge’s contention that he […]
The state has to execute its irrevocable court decisions for damages without requiring further procedures for their execution
JUDGMENT Arnaboldi v. Italy 14.03.2019 (no. 43422/07) see here SUMMARY Non-execution of a court decision. Expropriation of property for the construction of a road. The applicant’s inability to obtain the indemnity finally granted to him by the national court. According to the Court, the refusal of the authorities to take the necessary measures to comply […]
Non-execution of a civil judgment within a reasonable time violates court access and the right to respect property
JUDGMENT Cristea v. Republic of Moldova 13.02.2019 (no. 35098/12) see here SUMMARY Non-execution of irrevocable court order for 11 years and fair trial. The applicant’s complaint that the final court order obliging the State to give him housing is pending for 11 years and has not been executed to date. No effective domestic remedy to […]
The rejection of an appeal on the ground that a non-identical copy of the appeal was submitted before the court violated the right of access to a Court.
JUDGMENT Parol v. Poland 11.10.2018 (no. 65379/13) see here SUMMARY Rejection of an appeal and right of access to a court. The applicant’s appeal is inadmissible on the ground that the copy of the appeal lodged before the competent court was not identical to the original. The Court held that the applicant had exercised due […]
The petition of a criminal court that a minor witness has committed the offense without being an accused can not produce a res judicata in a civil case and base its decision on that.
JUDGMENT Kožemiakina v. Lithuania 02.10.2018 (no. 231/15) see here SUMMARY The civil court convicted the applicant of compensation for acts of her minor child, found on the basis of petitions in criminal proceedings in which her son was merely a witness and did not have the status of a party, nor of the accused. The […]
Failure to enforce judicial decisions against US company Cargill: violation of applicants’ right to effective judicial protection
JUDGMENT Bursa Barosu Başkanlığı and others v. Turkey 19.6.2018 (no. 25680/05) see here SUMMARY The case concerned the failure to enforce numerous judicial rulings setting aside administrative decisions authorising the construction and operation of a starch factory on farmland in Orhangazi (a district of Bursa) by a US company (Cargill). The Court declared the application […]
JUDGMENT Sultan v. Republic of Moldova 06.06.2018 (no. 17047/07) see here SUMMARY Dismissal of appeal as unfounded. Refusal to examine an appeal by the Supreme Court. Infringement of Article 6 because the refusal of the Supreme Court to examine the applicant’s appeal had infringed his right of access to a court PROVISION Article 6 PRINCIPAL […]
JUDGMENT Vladimirova v. Russia 10.4.2018 (no. 21863/05) see here SUMMARY Late execution of a court order to pay compensation for more than two years and negligence of the investigator in the sugar report in order to facilitate its misappropriation. Infringement of the right to property protection and the right to a fair trial due to […]