The case was successfully considered the complaint of the applicant, who is a disabled person of the second group, that during the detention he was not provided with adequate medical assistance, since the prosthesis that the applicant needed for movement was not provided to him within a reasonable time. The case has violated the requirements of Article 3 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 2012, the complainant was assisted in preparing a аpplication. Subsequently, the аpplication was communicated to the Russian Federation.
In his complaint, the complainant, who is a disabled person in the second group, complained that during the detention he was not provided with adequate medical assistance, since the prosthesis that the complainant needed to travel was not provided to him within a reasonable time.
On 2 May 2017, on a complaint filed by the applicant, the European Court unanimously decided that in the present case the authorities violated the requirement of Article 3 of the Convention (prohibition of torture) and ordered the respondent state to pay the applicant 15,000 euros in compensation for non-pecuniary damage.
Resolution of the ECHR of May 02, 2017 in the case of Nizov v. Russia (аpplication N 66823/12).