Ekaterina Samutsevich Given Suspended Sentence on Appeal

posted 11 Oct 2012, 05:10 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 12 Oct 2012, 04:15 ]
Source: HRO.org (info), 10/10/12 

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“The court has found it possible to give a two-year suspended sentence to Samutsevich, with a two-year probationary period,” announced the presiding judge at Moscow City Court hearing the appeal case. The sentences given to the other members, Maria Alekhina (Alyokhina) and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, were upheld, reports Vedomosti. [Read more]