Constitutional Court confirms special requirements for rally organisers

posted 17 Feb 2013, 05:30 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 17 Feb 2013, 05:34 ]
14 February 2013 

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The ban on individuals with multiple administrative convictions from organizing rallies does not violate the rights of Russian citizens, according to a Constitutional Court ruling, reports, citing Interfax. However, the judges of the Constitutional Court believe that the authorities should not discriminate against rally organisers and participants on the basis of their political views. [Read more]