- Judgment date: 2020-10-27
- Communication date: 2016-10-03
- Application number(s): 62018/12
- Country: TUR
- Relevant ECHR article(s): 5, 5-1-c
Violation of Article 5 - Right to liberty and security (Article 5-1 - Lawful arrest or detention
Article 5-1-c - Reasonable suspicion)
- Result: Violation SEE FINAL JUDGMENT
- Probability: 0.736699
- Prediction: Violation
Communication text used for prediction
The application concerns the alleged unlawfulness of the applicants’ arrest and detention on remand within the context of a criminal investigation initiated against them on the charge of membership of a terrorist organisation, i.e.
the KCK (the Kurdistan Communities Union) investigation.
The applicants were members of various trade unions, affiliated to the KESK (the Confederation of Public Sector Workers’ Union - Kamu Emekçileri Sendikaları Konfederasyonu).
They rely on Article 5 of the Convention.