“Zero Legitimacy”

Karinna Moskalenko on Alexei Pichugin’s Life Sentence << No 23 (256) 12 June 2017 >> The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has upheld Alexei Pichugin’s application. The former employee of the Yukos security service filed a complaint with the ECtHR regarding a violation of his right to a fair trial. Lawyer KARINNA MOSKALENKO, a…

Strasbourg orders Russia to compensate Navalny

<< No 5 (238), 6 February 2017 >> • On 2 February 2017, the European Court of Human Rights ordered Russia to pay more than 63,000 euros in compensation to opposition politician and anti-corruption campaigner Aleksei Navalny for multiple violations of his right to peaceful protest, the BBC reported  • The BBC describes Aleksei Navalny as…

ECtHR Judgments (Dec. 2016)

<< No 4 (237), 30 January 2017 >> • Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights: December 2016 • In December 2016 there were 27 judgments of the European Court of Human Rights with regard to Russia. CASE OF GERASIMENKO AND OTHERS v. RUSSIA, 1 December 2016 A violation of Article 2.CASE OF TOMINA AND OTHERS…