The ECHR judgment of 06 February 2018 in the case of Akimenkov v. Russia (applications Nos. 2613/13 and 50041/14).
The case successfully examined the complaints of the applicant, who participated in the demonstration on 6 May 2012, that his detention in a glass booth during the proceedings violated his rights, the applicant also complained that there were not sufficient grounds for his pre-trial detention. There has been a violation of Article 3, paragraph 3 of Article 5 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
In 2013 and 2014, the applicant was assisted in the preparation of applications. Subsequently, the application was communicated to the Russian Federation.
In his complaints, the applicant, who participated in the demonstration on May 6, 2012, complained that keeping him in a glass booth during legal proceedings violated his rights. The applicant also complained that there were not sufficient grounds for his pre-trial detention.
On 6 February 2018, on the complaints lodged by the applicant, the Court unanimously held that in this case the Government violated the requirement of Article 3 of the Convention (prohibition of torture), the requirements of Article 5 § 3 of the Convention (right to liberty and security of the person), and obliged the respondent State to pay the applicant EUR 10,000 in respect of non-pecuniary damage.