The ECHR judgment of 8 March 2018 in the case of Dandayev and Others v. Russia (applications no. 51876/13, 70080/14, 16992/16, 35569/16, 44020/16 and 3803/17).
The applicants' complaints on inhuman conditions of detention were successfully considered in the case. There has been a violation of Article 3 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017, the applicants were assisted in the preparation of applications. Subsequently, the applications were merged and communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their complaints, the applicants (seven) complained of inhuman conditions of detention.
On 8 March 2018, on the complaints lodged by the applicants, the Court unanimously held that in the present case the Government violated the requirement of Article 3 of the Convention (prohibition of torture) against all the applicants and ordered the respondent State to pay the applicants 53,900 euros in respect of non-pecuniary damage.