Article 3 - All Updates - ECHR-KS
Article 3 - Prohibition of torture
Cases selected for updating the Case-Law Guide.
Advisory opinion on the applicability of statutes of limitation to prosecution, conviction and punishment in respect of an offence constituting, in substance, an act of torture [GC], no. P16-2021-001
Women's Initiatives Supporting Group and Others v. Georgia, nos. 73204/13 and 74959/13
Applicability: Verbal abuse and aggressive behaviour from counter-demonstrators during a rally.
Barovov v. Russia, no. 9183/09
Police officers, found guilty of a very grave crime proscribed under Article 3, exempted from criminal liability due to statutory time-limit expiration and imposition of suspended sentences. Impunity. Victim status.