Kehayov v Bulgaria (Application Nos 41035/98 36925/10)
Briefed on: 5 March 2018
This group of cases concerns inhuman and degrading treatment of the applicants in penitentiary facilities between 1996 and 2016 (violations of Article 3). In certain cases, the Court also found that there was no preventive remedy and that there were various shortcomings in the functioning of the domestic compensatory remedy (violations of Article 13).
Briefing note of Ms Katchaounova, Legal Programme Director at the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee
Rule 9.2. submission made by the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee on this group of cases