Published: 1 Apr 2014

Gamtsemlidze v Georgia

Case Summary

Case No. 2228/10
Decision Date: 1 April 2014

In May 2008, two police officers began pursuing a vehicle that was speeding in a central district of Tbilisi. The driver, Mr Gamtsemlidze, attempted to escape the police, but one of the police officers ran after him and fired a shot that killed him almost immediately. The applicants were represented by EHRAC and the Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association (GYLA) in Tbilisi, Georgia.

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