European Court to Review One More Application in the Case of Khodorkovsky and Lebedev

posted 26 Nov 2011, 14:40 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 26 Nov 2011, 14:43 ]
Source: (info), 24/11/11 

· Strasbourg Court  · The Courts  · Yukos case 

Lawyers acting for Mikhail Khodorkovsky, former head of the Yukos oil company, and Platon Lebedev, former head of Menatep Bank, have submitted an application to the European Court of Human Rights, Karina Moskalenko, a lawyer representing Mikhail Khodorkovsky, told

According to, the application to the Court refers to violations of the right to fair trial with regard to the second prosecution of Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Platon Lebedev. This application to the European Court of Human Rights is already the third additional application made since that of 2007, Karina Moskalenko said. [Read more]