Pussy Riot: “Although what they did may be blameworthy, it is not criminally punishable”

posted 3 Jul 2012, 05:28 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 3 Jul 2012, 06:03 ]
Source: HRO.org (info), 26/06/12 

· Freedom of conscience  · Artistic freedom  · Persecution of activists  · Public protests 

The appendix below contains the conclusion by Yuri Kostanov, an expert of the Independent Council for Legal Expertise (ICLE), doctor of laws and State Law Adviser Grade 2, concerning the case of Nadezhda Tolokonnikova who is being prosecuted as a defendant under Article 213, Section 2, of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. [Read more]