ECtHR Case-law

Case-law on Right to Respect for Private Life (ECHR art. 8)


Shtukaturov v. Russia

Application No: 44009/05; Judgment: Deprivation of legal capacity (violation of ECHR art. 8); fairness of proceedings for an order depriving a patient suffering from borderline mental illness of his legal capacity (violation of ECHR art. 6) and inability of the patient to challenge that order or his subsequent confinement in a psychiatric hospital (violation of ECHR art. 5)