Karinna Moskalenko: “The presumption of innocence and other standards are not in fact being observed in Russian courts.”

31 March 2021 Karinna Moskalenko, lawyer, international legal expert, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group, on the “Have Your Say” podcast with Zoya Svetova and Anna Stavitskaya (30 March 2021…

Continue Reading Karinna Moskalenko: “The presumption of innocence and other standards are not in fact being observed in Russian courts.”

Karinna Moskalenko: A quarter of a century with Europe?

12 March 2021 by Karinna Moskalenko, attorney, international lawyer, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы] February 28 this year marks a quarter of…

Continue Reading Karinna Moskalenko: A quarter of a century with Europe?

Karinna Moskalenko on the Navalny case: A state must never openly violate rights guaranteed by the Convention, disregarding international standards

Karina Moskalenko. Photo: Anna Artemeva / Novaya Gazeta 17 February 2021 Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Радио Свобода] The European Court of Human Rights has demanded that Russia immediately release…

Continue Reading Karinna Moskalenko on the Navalny case: A state must never openly violate rights guaranteed by the Convention, disregarding international standards

Karinna Moskalenko: The Yves Rocher case was significant in that Navalny was recognised as having been victim of the violation both of Article 6 and Article 7 of the European Convention

13 February 2021 The lawyer Karinna Moskalenko is a member of the Moscow Helsinki Group and founder of the Centre for the Promotion of International Defence Source: Moscow Helsinki Group…

Continue Reading Karinna Moskalenko: The Yves Rocher case was significant in that Navalny was recognised as having been victim of the violation both of Article 6 and Article 7 of the European Convention

Karinna Moskalenko: After the decision of the ECtHR, the Prison Service’s demand that Navalny’s suspended sentence in the Yves Rocher be changed to a real term in prison is absurd

15 January 2021 Speaking live on air on the radio station Moscow Echo, Karinna Moskalenko, international lawyer, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group and founder of the International Protection Centre,…

Continue Reading Karinna Moskalenko: After the decision of the ECtHR, the Prison Service’s demand that Navalny’s suspended sentence in the Yves Rocher be changed to a real term in prison is absurd

Karinna Moskalenko on a proposal, supported by Putin, to set up a Russian equivalent of the European Court of Human Rights: “I hope this initiative will die before it’s even born.”

10 December 2020 Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Евроньюс] Russian President Vladimir Putin has supported an initiative to create a national-level analogue of the European Court of Human Rights. The…

Continue Reading Karinna Moskalenko on a proposal, supported by Putin, to set up a Russian equivalent of the European Court of Human Rights: “I hope this initiative will die before it’s even born.”

Karinna Moskalenko: The truth about judicial protection/repression in politically motivated prosecutions

7 December 2020 By Karinna Moskalenko, lawyer, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group, founder of the International Protection Centre  Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Echo of Moscow] As a practising…

Continue Reading Karinna Moskalenko: The truth about judicial protection/repression in politically motivated prosecutions

Karinna Moskalenko: Ten Questions about the Ufa Twenty

25 August 2020 Karinna Moskalenko, lawyer, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group, and founder of the International Protection Centre Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы] The real tragedy-cum-farce of…

Continue Reading Karinna Moskalenko: Ten Questions about the Ufa Twenty

Podcast Simon & Sergei: Rights in Russia week-ending 1 May 2020 with Karinna Moskalenko

This week Simon Cosgrove and Sergei Nikitin talk with Karinna Moskalenko (pictured), one of Russia's leading human rights lawyers. Karinna Moskalenko is founder and head of programmes at the Centre…

Continue Reading Podcast Simon & Sergei: Rights in Russia week-ending 1 May 2020 with Karinna Moskalenko

Lev Ponomarev: Information on the epidemiological situation in penitentiary facilities should be made public

18 April 2020 Lev Ponomarev, head of For Human Rights, a human rights NGO, and member of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы, 18.04.2020] We…

Continue Reading Lev Ponomarev: Information on the epidemiological situation in penitentiary facilities should be made public