Judgment 2829/18

Applicant type Natural person
Number of applicants 15
Country Russia
Application no.2829/18, 2933/18, 3569/18, 18385/18
29300/18, 29304/18, 29495/18, 39063/18
41987/18, 45043/18, 45228/18, 46156/18
50044/18, 50047/18, 54306/18
Date 05/10/2023
Judges María Elósegui, President,
 Mattias Guyomar,
 Kateřina Šimáčkov
Institution Court
Type Judgment
Outcome Art. 8 Violation
Reason No legal basis
Type of privacy Locational privacy
Keywords House search
Facts of the case Main judgment about ARticle 11 ECHR, one applicant invokes Article 8 ECHR
Art. 8 (1) – unlawful search – search in the applicant’s apartment on 21/04/2021, authorised post factum on 22/04/2021 by the Leninskiy District Court of Yekaterinburg, appeal dismissed on 26/08/2021 by the Sverdlovsk Regional Court. No sufficient reasons for the search (the ground invoked was that the applicant could be Mr Navalnyy’s supporter), broad wording of the search warrant, stereotyped reasoning
Analysis Mini-judgment
Other Article violation? Yes, many
Damage awarded 4500 for applicant invoking ARticle 8 ECHR
Documents Judgment