ECHR judgment of July 17, 2018 in the case of Shulmin and Others (Shulmin and Others) v. Russia (applications NN 15918/13, 51623/15, 53700/15, 18524/16, 33214/17, 34421/17, 35675 / 17 and 36267/17).
In the case, the applicants' complaints that they were kept in metal cells in the courtrooms during the consideration of their cases were successfully examined. The case has violated the requirements of Article 3 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (prohibition of torture) in relation to all applicants.
In 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017, complainants were assisted in preparing applications. Subsequently, the applications were merged and communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their applications, the applicants (eight people) complained that they were kept in metal cells in the courtrooms during the examination of their cases.
On July 17, 2018, the European Court unanimously ruled that in this case the authorities violated the requirement of Article 3 of the Convention (prohibition of torture) on all applicants, and ordered the respondent state to pay each applicant 7,500 euros in moral damages. harm.