The case has successfully examined the applicants' complaints about the inhuman conditions of detention in places where the sentence was served. The case has violated the requirements of Article 3 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 2013, 2014 and 2015, complainants were assisted in preparing аpplications. Subsequently, the аpplications were merged and communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their complaints, the applicants (15 people) complained about the inhuman conditions of detention in the places where the sentence was served.
On May 4, 2017, on complaints filed by the applicants, the European Court unanimously decided that in the present case the authorities violated the requirement of Article 3 of the Convention (prohibition of torture) against all applicants, and ordered the respondent state to pay the applicants a total of EUR 73,900 compensation for moral damage, material damage and court costs. The applicants were awarded various amounts from 1,400 to 15,500 euros.
ECHR Ordinance of May 4, 2017 on the case of Dudnikov and Others v. Russia (аpplications No. 63928/13, 70723/13, 71658/13, 75596/13, 77417/13, 33654/14, 12889 / 15 and 13252/15).