Akopyan v Ukraine

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
Akopyan v Ukraine
Issue: Whether the applicant was a victim of a breach of Art 5(1) ECHR in relation to a detention in a psychiatric hospital that was unlawful in domestic law and for which compensation had been paid; whether treatment without consent during the unlawful detention breached Arts 3 and/or 8.
Court: ECtHR
Reference:   Appn 12317/06
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Judge(s): M Villiger (President), A Nußberger, BM Zupancic, A Power-Forde, G Yudkivska, H Jäderblom, A Pejchal
Date: 5 June 2014