Article 6 Criminal - All Updates - ECHR-KS
Article 6 Criminal - Right to a fair trial
Cases selected for updating the Case-Law Guide.
Repeşco and Repeşcu v. the Republic of Moldova, no. 39272/15
Refusal to re-open criminal proceedings despite credible allegations that statements, used as evidence against the applicants, were extracted by ill-treatment inflicted during their police custody.
Mamaladze v. Georgia, no. 9487/19
Obtaining and use of evidence (poisonous substance) in conviction of applicant for preparation of murder. Trial and appeal proceedings held in camera. Statements and conduct of public officials and prosecution authorities after applicant’s arrest (presumption of innocence and exhaustion of domestic remedies in that respect, Article 6 § 2).
Judgment | Legal Summary
Rusishvili v. Georgia, no. 15269/13
Absence of lawyer of applicant’s own choosing during initial hours of detention. Absence of reasons in jury verdict and lack of reasons for declaring inadmissible applicant’s appeal on points of law.