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DOI :10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004   IUP :10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004    Full Text (PDF)

Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights

Mehmet Ertan Yardım

Access to a fair trial is a fundamental human right that has been addressed both in international law and in the context of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). Legal aid (free or affordable legal support/assistance/service) is evaluated as one of the elements of a fair trial. The well-known sixth article of the ECHR refers directly to legal aid. However, the third paragraph of ECHR art. 6 issues only criminal offenses. The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) implies the right to free legal assistance (legal aid) in civil cases. In our study, we will focus on the term of legal aid, types of legal aid and main legal aid systems, features of legal aid in civil matters, subject of legal aid and litigation costs and the procedure of legal aid application and who will be granted by legal aid in civil litigation.


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Yardım, M.E. (2023). Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. Annales de la Faculté de Droit d’Istanbul, 0(72), 53-70. https://doi.org/10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004


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Yardım M E. Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. Annales de la Faculté de Droit d’Istanbul. 2023;0(72):53-70. https://doi.org/10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004


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Yardım, M.E. Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. Annales de la Faculté de Droit d’Istanbul, [Publisher Location], v. 0, n. 72, p. 53-70, 2023.


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Yardım, Mehmet Ertan,. 2023. “Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights.” Annales de la Faculté de Droit d’Istanbul 0, no. 72: 53-70. https://doi.org/10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004


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Yardım, Mehmet Ertan,. Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights.” Annales de la Faculté de Droit d’Istanbul 0, no. 72 (May. 2023): 53-70. https://doi.org/10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004


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Yardım, M.E. (2023) ‘Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights’, Annales de la Faculté de Droit d’Istanbul, 0(72), pp. 53-70. https://doi.org/10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004 (28 May. 2023).


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Yardım, Mehmet Ertan,. Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights.” Annales de la Faculté de Droit d’Istanbul, vol. 0, no. 72, 2023, pp. 53-70. [Database Container], https://doi.org/10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004


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Yardım ME. Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. Annales de la Faculté de Droit d’Istanbul [Internet]. 28 May. 2023 [cited 28 May. 2023];0(72):53-70. Available from: https://doi.org/10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004 doi: 10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004


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Yardım, MehmetErtan. Concept of Legal Aid in Civil Litigation in Accordance with the Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights”. Annales de la Faculté de Droit d’Istanbul 0/72 (May. 2023): 53-70. https://doi.org/10.26650/annales.2023.72.0004



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Submitted27.01.2023
Accepted06.03.2023
Published Online05.04.2023

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