The applicant's complaint that he had been ill-treated by law enforcement officers and the lack of an effective investigation in this regard was successfully considered in the case. The case involved violations of the requirements of Article 3 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights.
In 2006, the applicant was assisted in the preparation of the аpplication. Subsequently, the аpplication was communicated to the Russian Federation.
In his complaint, the complainant, who was 16 at the time of the events in question, complained that he was ill-treated by law enforcement officials and that there was no effective investigation into this matter.
On 24 October 2017, on a complaint lodged by the applicant, the Court unanimously held that in the present case the Government violated the requirements of Article 3 of the Convention (prohibition of torture) in its material and procedural aspects and ordered the respondent State to pay the applicant 50,000 euros in compensation moral harm.
The ECHR judgment of 24 October 2017 in the case of Devyatkin v. Russia (аpplication No. 40384/06).