Supreme Court: The NGO Bill has Legal Flaws

posted 17 Jul 2012, 01:55 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 17 Jul 2012, 01:56 ]
Source: (info), 09/07/12 

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The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation has recommended an amendment to the bill on NGOs which obliges all NGOs receiving funding from abroad to register as "foreign agents". This was reported by Interfax news agency, citing the chair of the Presidential Council on Human Rights and Civil Society, Mikhail Fedotov. [Read more]