Category «Jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights on Article 2 of the European Convention on Human Rights»

Bombing of Katyr-Yurt

The bombing of Katyr-Yurt ( Chechnya )4 February 2000, Two days before the fall of Grozny , made several hundred victims civil (estimates range from 170 to 363 1 ) during an operation by Russian forces in the Chechen conflict . Located at the rear of the front and considered part of the “security zone” …

Pretty case against United Kingdom

The Diane Pretty v. United Kingdom judgment of April 29 , 2002is a judgment of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on euthanasia have had an international impact Note 1 . Diane Pretty, in the name of the ” right to a decent life “, demanded permission to ask her husband to end her …