|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 137 (Oct)|
|Court:||European Court of Human Rights|
Judges Rozakis (President), Tulkens, Bratza, Bonello, Botoucharova, Kovley and Steiner, and Mr E Fribergh (Section Registrar)
|Representation||Mark Keeley of Freethcartwright Hunt, Nottingham for the applicants.|
|C Wholmersley agent for the Solicitor for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office for the United Kingdom|
|Judgment Dates:||10 October 2002|
Human rights - Effective remedy - Arguable claim of convention violation - Investigation - Social services involved in applicants' family for many years - Applicants suffering abuse from stepfather during that time - Applicants claiming violations of Convention right not suffer torture and family life - Applicants unable to obtain remedy through domestic courts - Whether applicants' right to an effective remedy violated - Whether applicants entitled to just satisfaction for non-pecuniary loss - European Convention on Human Rights, arts 3, 8, 13 and 41.