Our Laws Don’t Mention Repressions

posted 22 Nov 2012, 15:33 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 22 Nov 2012, 15:33 ]
21 November 2012 

Source: HRO.org (info
The Moscow city authorities have refused to permit a protest rally against political repression and human rights violations. The Department of Regional Security justified the refusal on the grounds that under current legislation, "there are no legal norms that provide for coercive measures to be taken by the State for political reasons". [Read more]