Dodov v Bulgaria

Authors / Contributors: Bridget Dolan , Debra Powell
Dodov v Bulgaria
Issue: Whether the disappearance from a nursing home of a patient with Alzheimer’s disease engaged Art 2 ECHR; whether the criminal, disciplinary and civil remedies provided an effective remedy under Art 2; whether there were deficiencies in police efforts to locate the patient that breached Art 2; whether the length of civil proceedings breached Art 6.
Court: ECtHR
Reference:   Appn 59548/00
Neutral Citation:  
Judge(s): P Lorenzen (President), S Botoucharova, K Jungwiert, R Maruste, J Borrego Borrego, R Jaeger, M Villiger
Date: 17 January 2008