State Duma Proposes Ban on Criticism of Political Parties in Russia

posted 30 Oct 2012, 15:10 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 30 Oct 2012, 15:13 ]
29 October 2012 

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The head of the State Duma Committee on Mass Media, Aleksei Mitrofanov, is preparing amendments that would lead to a punishment of up to five years in prison for dissemination of information that harms the reputation of party members, writes, citing the newspaper Kommersant. [Read more]