The ECHR judgment of March 5, 2019 in the case of Gabbazov v. Russia (Gabbazov v. Russia) (application No. 16831/10).
The case has successfully examined the application of ill-treatment in the department of the interior and the lack of an effective investigation into this circumstance. The case has violated the requirements of Article 3 of the Convention for the Protection of Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 2010, the applicant was assisted in preparing the application. Subsequently, the application was communicated to the Russian Federation.
In his application, the applicant complained that he had been ill-treated in the police department and that there had been no effective investigation into this circumstance.
On March 5, 2019, in response to an application filed by the applicant, the Court unanimously ruled that in the present case the Government violated the requirement of Article 3 of the Convention (prohibition of torture) in its procedural and substantive aspects, and ordered the respondent Government to pay the applicant 25,000 euros in respect of non-pecuniary damage.