Glien v Germany

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
Glien v Germany
Issue: Whether preventive detention on the basis of risk arising from personality disorder breached Art 5 ECHR when it was directed to be served in a prison; whether a psychopathic and dissocial personality disorder was within Art 5(1)(e); whether a statutory extension of the maximum period of preventive detention breached Art 7.
Court: ECtHR
Reference:   Appn 7345/12
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Judge(s): M Villiger (President), A Nußberger, BM Zupancic, A Power-Forde, G Yudkivska, H Jäderblom, A Pejchal
Date: 28 November 2013