Ruiz Rivera v Switzerland

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
Ruiz Rivera v Switzerland
Issue: Whether there was a breach of Art 5(4) ECHR when detention resting on mental disorder was ordered to continue in 2004 on the basis of a psychiatric report from 2001 to the effect that the disorder was little changed from a 1995 assessment.
Court: ECtHR
Reference:   Appn 8300/06
Neutral Citation:  
Judge(s): G Raimondi (President), I Karakas, P Lorenzen, D Popovic, A Sajó, P Pinto de Albuquerque, H Keller
Date: 18 February 2014