Leonid Nikitinsky: Ex-president Talantov and his ‘successors’ [Novaya gazeta]

29 May 2024 By Leonid Nikitinsky The disruption of the conference of the Udmurtia Bar Association gives reason to think about what is happening in the legal community as a…

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Leonid Nikitinsky: Payback for “US Persons” [Novaya gazeta]

25 May 2024 by Leonid Nikitinsky Russia does not have enough “soft power” to respond symmetrically to the confiscation of their assets in the United States—and, as usual, it is…

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Leonid Nikitinsky: The Georgian “foreign agent” law is very different from its Russian analogue [Novaya gazeta]

21 May 2024 By Leonid Nikitinsky On a careful reading of the recently adopted Georgian law “On Transparency of Foreign Influence” and comparison with its Russian counterpart Source: Novaya gazeta…

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Leonid Nikitinsky: The machine of totalitarianism only looks indestructible [Novaya gazeta]

13 May 2024 by Leonid Nikitinsky Analysis of the recently adopted law depriving ‘foreign agents’ of the right to stand in elections from the point of view of the 'machine…

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