In the case, the applicants' complaints regarding inhuman conditions of detention during their transfer were successfully examined. In the case of violations of the requirements of articles 3, 13, paragraphs 3 and 4 of article 5 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 2010, 2012 and 2014, complainants were assisted in preparing аpplications. Subsequently, the аpplications were merged and communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their complaints, the applicants (eight people) complained about inhuman conditions of detention during their transfer. The six applicants also complained about the lack of effective remedies in this regard. Two applicants also complained about the excessive length of the detention pending trial, and the first also that the court did not immediately consider the lawfulness of his detention.
On May 4, 2017, on the complaints filed by the applicants, the European Court unanimously decided that in the present case the authorities violated the requirements of articles 3 (prohibition of torture) in respect of all applicants and 13 of the Convention (the right to an effective domestic remedy) in respect of six applicants , Article 5 § 3 of the Convention (the right to liberty and security of person) in respect of two applicants and Article 5 § 4 of the Convention in respect of the first applicant. The European Court ordered the respondent State to pay the applicants a total of EUR 26,500 in respect of non-pecuniary damage, pecuniary damage and court costs. Applicants were awarded various amounts from 5,000 to 6,500 euros.
ECHR Ordinance of May 4, 2017 in the case of Kavalerov and Others v. Russia (аpplications N 55477/10, 62920/10, 15017/12, 3420/14, 60833/14, 61841/14, 64767 / 14 and 65467/14).