The case has successfully examined the applicants' complaints about the inadequate conditions of their detention in places of serving sentences, as well as the lack of effective remedies in this regard. The case has violated the requirements of Articles 3 and 13 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 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 (seven people) complained about the inadequate conditions of their detention in places of punishment, as well as the lack of effective remedies in this regard.
On March 21, 2017, on complaints filed by the applicants, the European Court unanimously ruled that in the present case the authorities violated the requirements of articles 3 (prohibition of torture) and 13 of the Convention (the right to an effective domestic remedy). Applicants were awarded various amounts from 5,000 to 11,500 euros.
ECHR judgment of March 21, 2017 in the case of Kargashin and Others (Kargashin and Others) v. Russia (аpplications No. 66757/14, 73424/14, 5138/15, 5678/15, 8055/15, 9234/15 and 11460 /15).