Published: 1 Dec 2010 | By Sarah Giaziri

Compensation in Chechen disappearance cases


Since 2006, the ECtHR has passed judgement on a large number of cases related to disappearances in Chechnya, awarding pecuniary and non-pecuniary damages of varying amounts. In this article, Sarah Giaziri outlines the factors affecting the ECtHR’s decisions on the size of damages awarded. Is the Court’s approach consistent? Click on the link below to read the full article and find out.