The case was successfully considered a complaint of ill-treatment of the complainant by police officers with a view to obtaining confessions, failure to conduct an effective investigation into the ill-treatment of the complainant. The case has violated the requirements of Article 3 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 2008, the complainant was assisted in preparing a аpplication. Subsequently, the аpplication was communicated to the Russian Federation.
In his complaint, the complainant complained of ill-treatment by officers of the internal affairs bodies in order to extract a confession and that no effective investigation had been carried out in this connection.
On April 11, 2017, on the complaint filed by the applicant, the European Court unanimously ruled that in this case the authorities violated the requirements of Article 3 of the Convention (prohibition of torture) in its substantive and procedural aspects, and ordered the respondent state to pay the applicant 20 000 euros in respect of non-pecuniary damage.
ECHR ruling of April 11, 2017 in the case of Morgunov v. Russia (аpplication N 32546/08).