European Court of Human Rights

28 November 2007

Matthew Happold acted as Adviser in a case before the European Court of Human Rights in which Russia was held responsible for the disappearance and death of Aslanbek Kukayev, a Chechan policeman, in violation of Article 2 (right to life) of the European Convention on Human Rights. For a press release giving more information see the website of the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre at