European Court of Justice Deman’s Turkey to Pay up for Inhumane Treatment

The European Court of Justice demanded on January 25 that Turkey pay 10,000 euros to a man who was subjected to harm and electric shock when taken into custody by Turkish police.

On the night of April 1–1996–29-year-old Hussein Syunal was taken to jail and endured inhumane treatment–including electric shock. The same night–Syunal was taken to the hospital–where he was reported to have had numerous injuries to his head–body–including his tongue. It later became apparent that during questioning–the police had tied electric lines to his tongue.


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