Case Law 43443/98 (26/02/2008)
Authority: European Authorities: European Court of human rights
Subject: The Court held unanimously that there had been:a violation of Article 2 (right to life) of the European Convention on Human Rights on account of the killing of the applicants’ son by Turkish police officers; a violation of Article 2 on account of the authorities’ failure to carry out an effective investigation into his death; and,a violation of Article 3 (prohibition of inhuman or degrading treatment) in relation to Mrs Mansuroğlu.
Parties: Mansuroğlu c/ Turchia
Classification: Dignity - Art. 2 Right to life - Art. 4 Inhuman punishments - Degrading punishments - Inhuman treatments - Degrading treatments