The ECHR judgment of 08 October 2019 in the case of “Nadtoka v. Russia (N 2)” (application N 29097/08).
In 2008, the applicant was assisted in preparing the application. Subsequently, the application was communicated to the Russian Federation.
The case has successfully examined the application of disproportionate interference with the applicant’s right to freedom of expression. The case has violated the requirements of Article 10 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In her application, the applicant alleged that there had been a disproportionate interference with her right to freedom of expression.
On 08 October 2019, in an application lodged by the applicant, the Court unanimously ruled that in the present case the Government violated the requirements of Article 10 of the Convention (right to freedom of expression) and ordered the respondent Government to pay the applicant EUR 3,000 in compensation moral harm.
A joint concurring opinion was expressed by judges A. Sergides (elected from Cyprus) and M. Elosega (elected from Spain).