Stefanov v Bulgaria: ECHR 22 May 2008

Article 5(1) may apply to deprivations of liberty of even a very short duration.


[2008] ECHR 426, 65755/01




European Convention on Human Rights 5(1)

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CitedAustin and Another v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis HL 28-Jan-2009
Movement retsriction was not Liberty Deprivation
The claimants had been present during a demonstration policed by the respondent. They appealed against dismissal of their claims for false imprisonment having been prevented from leaving Oxford Circus for over seven hours. The claimants appealed . .
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Updated: 15 July 2022; Ref: scu.268030