The Venice Commission brands Constitutional Court’s decision on Right of Assembly ‘insufficient’

posted 14 Mar 2013, 02:19 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 14 Mar 2013, 02:20 ]
12 March 2013 

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The European Commission for Democracy through Law (also known as the Venice Commission) has welcomed the decision made by the Constitutional Court of Russia regarding the amendments adopted in summer 2012 toughening the federal law “On gatherings, rallies, demonstrations, marches and protests”, but considered this resolution insufficient. [Read more]