The case successfully examined the applicants' complaints of inhuman conditions at the places of serving their sentences and the fact that he did not have an effective domestic remedy in this regard and the inability to personally participate in the consideration of his case in civil proceedings. The case involved violations of the requirements of Article 3, Article 13 and Article 6, paragraph 1 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights.
In 2010, 2013 and 2015, the applicants were assisted in the preparation of аpplications. Subsequently, the аpplications were merged and communicated to the Russian Federation.
In their complaints, the applicants (five persons) complained of inhuman conditions of detention in places of serving their sentence. One applicant also complained that he did not have an effective domestic remedy in this regard and the inability to personally participate in the examination of his case in civil proceedings.
On 20 July 2017, on the complaints lodged by the applicants, the Court unanimously held that in this case the Government violated the requirements of Article 3 of the Convention (prohibition of torture) against all applicants, Article 13 of the Convention (the right to an effective domestic remedy) and paragraph 1 of Article 6 of the Convention (the right to a fair trial) in respect of one applicant and ordered the respondent State to pay the applicants EUR 60,300 in respect of non-pecuniary damage. The applicants were awarded various amounts ranging from 5,000 to 22,800 euros.
The ECHR judgment of 20 July 2017 on the case "Bagnov and Others v. Russia" (аpplications N 5122/10, 12406/10, 22413/10, 26708/13 and 25300/15).