The ECHR judgment of October 15, 2019 in the case of Kabilov v. Russia (application No. 46206/10).
In 2010, the applicant was assisted in preparing the application. Subsequently, the application was communicated to the Russian Federation.
The case has successfully examined the application about the disappearance of the applicant’s son after his alleged detention by State agents, the lack of an effective investigation. The case has violated the requirements of Article 2 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms in its procedural aspect.
In his application, the applicant complained that his son had disappeared after his alleged detention by State agents and that no effective investigation had been carried out in this connection.
On October 15, 2019, in an application lodged by the applicant, the Court unanimously ruled that in the present case the Government violated the requirement of Article 2 of the Convention (the right to life) in its procedural aspect, and ordered the respondent Government to pay the applicant EUR 26,000 in as compensation for non-pecuniary damage.