Russian Government Supports Tightening ‘Anti-Extremism’ Laws

posted 29 May 2013, 13:02 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 29 May 2013, 13:52 ]
28 May 2013 

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A commission of the Russian government has supported a bill to increase punishments for crimes of ‘extremism’, the website of the Cabinet of Ministers states. It is not yet known when the bill will be sent to the State Duma for consideration. Nor is it known at present what changes are foreseen to the Criminal Code. [Read more]