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Russia: detainees who had rebelled against systematic torture sentenced to heavy sentences

EPLN – Press-release At the end of a lengthy trial, 17 participants in a protest that took place in the...

ANNUAL REVIEW OF ECtHR JUDGMENTS – 2017

In 2017 the Court tackled two major topics related to the prison system. First, it delivered a pilot-judgment regarding the detention conditions in...

CEDH : malgré son apparente médicalisation, la détention de sûreté allemande doit être qualifiée de peine !

Aujourd’hui, la Cour européenne des droits de l’homme (CourEDH) s’est réunie pour trancher solennellement la question de savoir si la...

Launch of a research project on access to rights and to court for remand prisoners

Launch of a research project on access to rights and to court for remand prisoners

In September 2017, the CNRS (Laboratories SAGE (Strasbourg) and CESDIP (Saint Quentin en Yvelines)) and the European Prison Litigation Network...