Maria Sereda: "I command: You may go free!" – That is no system of justice

posted 23 Dec 2013, 08:04 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 23 Dec 2013, 10:34 ]
19 December 2013

Maria Sereda

Four defendants in the Bolotnaya Case have been granted an amnesty. Vladimir Akimenkov, Leonid Kovyazin and Nikolai Kavkazsky have been released: two of them from prison and one from house arrest. Criminal charges have been dropped against Maria Baronova and bail conditions imposed on her have been revoked. [Read more]

About the author: Maria Sereda is Campaign Coordinator at Amnesty International – Russia

Translated by Simon Geoghegan