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Work rates

Number
of the arrived applications
for a human
rights violation

2553

Judgments/Decisions
of the ECtHR

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Cases
in procedure

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Established
cases of
torture

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Officials sentenced

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Unlawful
decisions
quashed

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Compensation
recieved
(in rubles)

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Who we are

In 1998, the Prosecutor’s Office of the Nizhny Novgorod region responded to human rights defenders’ application concerning the police torture, with the letter, in which, among other things, it is stated...

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What we do

Since the moment of its establishment, the main line of activity of the Committee Against Torture involves:  public investigation of complaints against torture, inhumane or degrading treatment...

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