Tag: protest

Feb 27

Ildar Dadin Has Three-Strikes Illegal Protesting Conviction Overturned

Ildar Dadin protesting in Moscow.

Russia’s Supreme Court has overturned Ildar Dadin’s conviction for illegal protesting. On February 22, 2017 the Court ruled the prosecution introduced insufficient evidence to prove he violated illegal protesting law Article 212.1. In the summer of 2014 Russia’s Parliament passed Criminal Code Article 212.1 that concerned crimes related to unsanctioned public protests. The law included …

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Jan 01

Court Overturns Husband And Wife’s Convictions After Subway Surveillance Video Proves They Weren’t Election Protesters

Court Overturns Husband And Wife’s Convictions After Subway Surveillance Video Proves They Weren’t Election Protesters

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