The ECHR judgment of 20 March 2018 in the case of Lebedev v. The Russian Federation (application no. 6705/07).
The case successfully examined the applicant's complaint about the length of the trial in his civil case, as well as the failure to comply with the decisions of the courts of the Russian Federation. There has been a violation of Article 6 § 1 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 2007, the applicant was assisted in preparing the application. Subsequently, the application was communicated to the Russian Federation.
In his complaint, the applicant complained about the length of the proceedings in his civil case, as well as the failure to comply with the decisions of the courts of the Russian Federation.
On 20 March 2018, on a complaint lodged by the applicant, the Court unanimously held that in the present case the Government violated the requirement of Article 6 § 1 of the Convention (the right to a fair trial) and ordered the respondent State to pay EUR 750 in respect of non-pecuniary damage.