Woman Arrested at Lubyanka Protest Declares Hunger Strike

posted 21 Dec 2012, 14:21 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 21 Dec 2012, 14:22 ]
18 December 2012 

Source: HRO.org (info
Justice of the Peace Aleksei Stekliev has sentenced Vera Lavreshina, a civil society activist arrested on 15 December on Lubyanka Square, to ten days detention under Article 19.3 of the Code of Administrative Offences, reports Grani.ru, citing OVD-Info. She has declared a hunger strike, abstaining from both food and water. [Read more]