Denizci And Others v Cyprus: ECHR 23 May 2001

Hudoc Judgment (Merits and just satisfaction) Preliminary objection rejected (non-exhaustion); Struck out of the list in respect of Aziz Marthoca; No violation of Art. 2; Violation of Art. 3; Violation of Art. 5; Not necessary to examine Art. 8; Not necessary to examine P1-1; Violation of P4-2; Not necessary to examine P4-3; No failure to comply with obligations under Art. 34; Non-pecuniary damage – financial award; Costs and expenses award – Convention proceedings 25316/94; 25317/94; 25318/94; 25319/94; 25320/94; 25321/94; 27207/95
The court acknowledged its weakness as a tribunal of fact: ‘the court is acutely aware of its own shortcomings as a first instance tribunal of fact’.
References: 25316/94 ; 25317/94 ; 253
Statutes: Eropean Convention on Human Rights
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