Mammadov v Azerbaijan

Authors / Contributors: Debra Powell , Bridget Dolan
Mammadov v Azerbaijan
Issue: Whether state authorities’ failure to appreciate the risk of suicide or to prevent the death of the applicant’s wife violated the state’s positive obligation to protect her Art 2 right to life; whether the failure to conduct an effective investigation breached Art 2
Court: ECHR
Reference:   Appn 4762/05
Neutral Citation:  
Judge(s): C Rozakis (President), N Vajic, E Steiner, K Hajiyev, D Spielmann, G Malinverni, G Nicolaou
Date: 17 December 2011