Bensaid v the United Kingdom [2001] ECHR 82

Another week, and yes, another seminal case!

This week we are looking at Bensaid, in which it was accepted that a case where there was a real risk the applicant would ‘relapse into hallucinations and psychotic delusions involving self-harm’ could in principle fall within the scope of Article 3 (at para 37).

For more info on this Bensaid case, please read it in full here: https://www.bailii.org/eu/cases/ECHR/2001/82.html

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