Nicolae Virgiliu Tănase v Romania

Authors / Contributors: Bridget Dolan , Briony Ballard
Nicolae Virgiliu Tanase v Romania
Issue: The circumstances in which a serious injury in a car crash gives rise to an investigative obligation under Arts 2, 3 and/or 8 ECHR; the requirements for an effective investigation under Art 2; whether there was a breach of Art 6 from the failure to examine a civil claim joined to criminal proceedings when the latter were discontinued and from the length of proceedings.
Court: European Court of Human Rights (Grand Chamber)
Reference:   Appn 41729/13
Neutral Citation:  
Judge(s): G Raimondi (President), A Nußberger, L-A Sicilianos, R Spano, I Karakas, G Yudkivska, N Vucinic, K Pardalos, VA De Gaetano, P Lemmens, K Wojtyczek, E Kuris, Y Grozev, A Harutyunyan, G Kucsko-Stadlmayer, M Bošnjak, T Eicke
Date: 25 June 2019