Court ruling to refuse to initiate criminal case dismissed

20 December 2016

The rights of Rostov-on-Don citizens’ to access to justice were restored with support from the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation.

Ms I. complained to the High Commissioner against wrongful actions of law-enforcement officers of the Voroshilovskiy District Police Station. The complainant reported that law-enforcement officials insulted and injured her and her husband when arresting the spouses.

The High Commissioner requested the Prosecutor’s Office of Rostov Region to verify the complainant’s arguments.

Having revealed gross violations, the Prosecutor’s Office revoked the court ruling to refuse to open a criminal case concerning illegal actions of the law-enforcement officers.

Officials guilty of the procrastination and unjustified court ruling were held liable for them.

Thus, with the help of the High Commissioner the violations of the criminal procedure legislation committed during the criminal case institution were eliminated.

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Dialogue with High Commissioner. Protection of honor and dignity of mother with many children

12 April 2017

Appeals to the High Commissioner on the live broadcast of the program of the Public Television of Russia have already become a tradition. This time Shakhter in the Rostov region broadcasts.

Dialogue with High Commissioner. Orphan from Novosibirsk

10 April 2017

While live broadcasting in the program "Human Rights" on the Public Television of Russia (OTR) a woman appealed to the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova. Ms. N. implored to look into a difficult situation that occurred with the girl under her supervision.

Right to fair trial restored

16 March 2017

On March 16, the Supreme Court of the Karachay-Cherkess Republic reversed the sentence in respect of citizen A. and recognized her right to rehabilitation. The positive outcome of the case was made possible because of the participation of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia.

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