Trubnikov v Russia

Authors / Contributors: Bridget Dolan KC , Debra Powell KC
Trubnikov v Russia
Issue: Whether in a case of suicide in prison there had been a breach of the positive obligation to protect life under Art 2 ECHR; whether there had been a breach of the Art 2 obligation to conduct an effective investigation into the death.
Court: ECtHR (Second Section)
Reference:   appn 49790/99
Neutral Citation:  
Judge(s): JP Costa (President), I Cabral Barreto, R Türmen, V Butkevych, M Ugrekhelidze, A Kovler, D Jo?iené
Date: 5 July 2005