Lopes de Sousa Fernandes v Portugal

Lopes de Sousa Fernandes v Portugal
Issue: Whether a death resulting from an arguable case of medical negligence was in breach of the substantive obligations of Art 2 ECHR; whether the domestic investigations into the death satisfied the procedural obligations under Art 2 ECHR.
Court: ECtHR (Grand Chamber)
Reference:   appn 56080/13
Neutral Citation:  
Judge(s): G Raimondi (President), A Nubberger, L-A Sicilianos, G Yudkivska, R Spano, L L Guerra, M L Trajkovska, I Karakas, N Vucinic, P Pinto de Albuquerque, H Keller, K Turkovic, Y Grozev, P P Vilanova, A Polackova, P Koskelo, G A Serghides
Date: 19 December 2017