TORTURE AND VIOLENCE IN PRISON

25-26 October 2019 in Berlin : PRISONS OF RUSSIA, UKRAINE, FRANCE, GERMANY : QUESTIONING PRISON VIOLENCE

On 25 and 26 October 2019, former detainees, researchers, civil society leaders and lawyers will meet at the occasion of the European...

Torture in Russian prisons: the Council of Europe must react to the neutralisation of the monitoring mechanism in places of confinement

 .           Common position of FIDH and EPLN 25 September 2019 Far from combating torture endemic in...

Submission to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe in view of the review of the case Buntov v. Russia

A coalition of leading Russian NGOs together with the European Prison Litigation Network submitted its observations to the Committee of Ministers of the...

Russia : by leaving unchanged the sentence imposed on prisoners who had rebelled against systematic violent practices, the Supreme Court fosters a climate of impunity in prison

Press-release Paris, 5 September 2019 In a ruling issued on September 3, the Supreme Court left unchanged the judgement delivered...