Genri Reznik: On principles of the legal profession

Pictured: Genri Reznik 22 February 2021 by Genri Reznik, advocate, vice-president of the Russian Federal Bar Association, first vice-president of the Moscow Bar Association, member of the Moscow Helsinki Group…

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Legal Cases of the Week: In separate cases, lawyers Mansur Gilmanov and Mikhail Benyash both jailed for five days. Gilmanov was also assaulted by police.

Week-ending 29 January 2021 Mikhail Benyash and Mansur Gilmanov © 2021 Private via Human Rights Watch On 22 January 2021, the lawyer Mansur Gilmanov was jailed for five days for 'failing…

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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…

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Pavel Chikov: For the most part, people in Russia are wonderful and perfectly capable

23 October 2020 Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Новый проспект] Not every citizen of the Russian Federation grasps the nature of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR). Nevertheless, Russia…

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Podcast No. 44. Simon & Sergei – with Marina Dubrovina, human rights lawyer from Novorossiisk

This week our guest is Marina Alekseevna Dubrovina. Marina Alekseevna is a human rights defender and lawyer from Novorossiisk. For many years Marina Alekseevna has worked with the Migration and…

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