Shulepova v Russia

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
Shulepova v Russia
Issue: Whether detention in a psychiatric hospital was in breach of domestic law and so of Art 5(1) ECHR; whether the dismissal of court proceedings was in breach of Art 6 ECHR in light of the use of expert evidence from doctors employed by the detaining hospital.
Court: ECHR
Reference:   Appn 34449/03
Neutral Citation:  
Judge(s): C Rozakis (President), N Vajic, A Kovler, K Hajiyev, SE Jebens, G Malinverni, G Nicolaou
Date: 11 December 2008