The "Legislative Basis " for Repression Widens

posted 26 Oct 2012, 12:02 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 26 Oct 2012, 12:03 ]
25 October 2012 

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The Russian federal authorities continue to lay down a ‘legislative basis’ for repressive measures against civil society. The State Duma has passed in second reading a bill providing that non-profits which violate the regulations on the ‘foreign agent’ status be fined, reports, citing RIA Novosti. [Read more]