The case was successfully considered by the applicants for the excessive length of their detention pending trial. The case has violated the requirements of Article 5 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 2013, 2015 and 2016, complainants were assisted in preparing аpplications. Subsequently, the аpplications were merged and communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their complaints, the applicants (six people) complained about the excessive length of their detention pending trial. The three applicants also argued that the courts’s consideration of the lawfulness of their detention did not meet the urgency criterion. One applicant complained that it was impossible to obtain compensation for his unlawful detention.
On February 16, 2017, on the complaints lodged by the applicants, the European Court unanimously decided that in the present case the authorities violated the requirements of Article 5 of the Convention (the right to liberty and security of the person) regarding all applicants regarding the excessive length of their detention the defendant to pay in respect of pecuniary damage, non-pecuniary damage and court costs to the first applicant 5,200 euros, to the second 8,200, to the third 1,400, to the fourth 2,900, to the fifth 6,500 euros.
ECHR judgment of February 16, 2017 in the case of Khasanova and Others v. Russia (аpplications N 77153/13, 26448/15, 7219/16, 11760/16 and 13928/16).