JUDGMENT Gorlov and others v. Russia 02.07.19 (no. 27057/06 and 2 others) see here SUMMARY Permanent video surveillance of prisoners in their cells with closed camera circuits. The Court found in particular that the internal legal framework on permanent video surveillance was not sufficiently clear, precise and detailed to provide adequate protection against arbitrary interference […]
Serious injury from car accident. Research on accident conditions. Archiving the case after thorough proceedings and full examination and recording of the evidence did not violate the right to life of the applicant.
JUDGMENT Nicolae Virgiliu Tănase v. Romania 25.06.2019 (no. 41720/13) see here SUMMARY Road traffic accident with severe body injuries. The applicant was involved in a road traffic accident when a moving car crashed heavily into the back of his car shunting it, into the back of a parked military lorry. He suffered serious injuries and […]
The denial of the possibility of education to detainees through the use of computer violated their right to education.
JUDGMENT Mehmet Reşit Arslan and Orhan Bingöl v. Turkey (no. 47121/06) see here SUMMARY Reasonable right of prisoners to continue their studies during their imprisonment. The applicants were convicted of a serious offense – participation in an illegal armed organisation. One of them was transferred to high security prisons. Their requests to have access to audiovisual materials […]
Adoption of a child and registration of its surname in the civil-status documents. The refusal to register only the surname of the foster parent in place of that of the biological parent violated the right to respect for the child’s family life
JUDGMENT Leyla Can v. Turkey 18.06.2019 (no. 43140/08) see here SUMMARY Adoption of a child from a single-parent family. Entering of the surname of the adopted child in the civil-status registry. Parentalist request to register only the her surname as a child’s surname. Denial of authorities. The applicant adopted a 7-year-old, who lived with her biological […]
Disabled student. Suitable facilities and education for people with disabilities. Romania has taken adequate measures to allow access.
JUDGMENT Stoian v. Romania 25.06.2019 (no.289/14) see here SUMMARY Disabled student. Facilities suitable and edication for people with disabilities. Romania has taken adequate measures to enable access to suitable facilities in schools for pupils with special needs and to provide adequate support for their education. The Stoian v. Romania case (No 289/14) concerned the complaints […]
New born with permanent mental disability. Condemnation from the Court for ineffective investigation of any medical malpractice.
JUDGMENT Ulusoy v. Turkey 25.06.2019 (no. 54969/09) see here SUMMARY Medical negligence and state responsibility. Insufficient and ineffective research to detect medical negligence in the prenatal process and the process of delivery. Implementation of Article 8 on matters relating to the protection of the moral and physical integrity of individuals in the context of healthcare […]
JUDGMENT Chernega and others v. Ukraine 18-06-2019 (no. 74768/10) see here SUMMARY A protest againstthe felling of trees in a public park to build a road. Allegations of violations of protesters’ rights. State responsibility for acts of private guards recruited by a private company and coercing in the presence of the police. The ECtHR found […]
The failure of the state to secure the father’s reunification with his minor daughter, which her mother brought her to another country, violated the right to respect for family life.
JUDGMENT Vladimir Ushakov v. Russia 18.06.2019 (no. 15122/17) see here SUMMARY Right to reunite father with a minor daughter. State obligation to develop their ties. The applicant, a Russian national, was resident in Finland. He had a daughter with his wife. At the time of their divorce, the former spouse settled with her daughter in […]
Reunion of a daughter and her father after his acquittal for domestic violence. The failure of the state to ensure reunification violated the right to respect for family life
JUDGMENT Ηaddad v. Spain 18.06.2019 ( no. 16572/17) see here SUMMARY Parent’s right to exercise parental custody for his child without interruption. The applicant, a Syrian national, was deprived of the communication and parental responsibility of his three minor children, by a court ruling, following the lawsuit filed by his wife against domestic violence. During the […]
Judge in litigation against administrative courts! The refusal to examine proposed witnesses, the rejection of the requested oral hearing and the inadequate statement of reasons for the judgments violated the right to a fair trial.
JUDGMENT Bileski v. North Macedonia 06.06.2019 (no. 78392/14) see here SUMMARY Violation of the fair trial by the administrative courts. Reasoning of court judgments. Denial of examination of important witnesses. Dismissal of the oral hearing of the party. Alleged co-operation with the security services of the former Communist regime. In 2012, the Fact Verification Commission […]