19.1.17: The European Court that the dismissal of 18 Ukrainian judges for alleged “breach of oath” violated the rights to a fair trial and respect to private life.
Russia responsible for “most grave violation” of unlawful arrest and ill-treatment of Sultan Barakhoyev
17.1.17: European Court finds Russia unlawfully arrested and detained Sultan Barakhoyev in “complete negation of fundamentally important guarantees” 10 years ago.
European Court rules Russia’s detention and deportation of Georgians ten years ago contravened Convention rights
20.12.16: The applicants (or their relatives) were all arrested and held in police stations or detention centres; the Court ruled that the conditions of their “arbitrary and unlawful” detention constituted inhuman and degrading treatment.