Judgment 29908/20 48734/20 7171/21 12017/21

Applicant name NISTOR-MARTIN and others
Applicant type Natural person (prisoner)
Number of applicants 4
Country Romania
Application no. 29908/20 48734/20 7171/21 12017/21
Date 08/06/2023
JudgesTim Eicke, président,
Branko Lubarda,
Ana Maria Guerra Martins
Institution Court
Type Judgment
Outcome Art. 8 Violation
Reason Not necessary (prevention of disorder and crime)
Type of privacy Private life
Keywords Prisoner visit funeral
Facts of the case The applicants were in detention when the deaths of their close family members occurred. They asked the prison authorities for permission to leave the prison in order to attend the funeral. It appears from the documents sent by the National Prison Administration that the “rewards commission” of the prisons concerned rejected the applicants’ requests on the dates and for the reasons indicated in the attached table.
AnalysisMini judgment
Other Article violation?
Damage awarded 12000 euro for the four applicants together
Documents Judgment