Boris Vishnevsky: “Those who serve the law rather than the authorities, and protect citizens from criminals rather than the government from citizens, do not need anonymity”

13 January 2021 By Boris Visnyesky, a deputy in the Saint Petersburg Legislative Assembly, laureate of the Moscow Helsinki Group  Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Новая газета] State Duma deputies…

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Boris Vishnevsky: But the ‘foreign agent’ is all the same Lev Ponomarev.

28 December 2020 By Boris Vishnevsky, deputy of the St. Petersburg city assembly, laureate of the Moscow Helsinki Group prize Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы] The ex-wife of…

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Boris Vishnevsky: The Constitutional Court has allowed a little violation of the Constitution, if it is very necessary

30 December 2020 By Boris Vishnevsky, deputy of the Legislative Assembly of St Petersburg, Moscow Helsinki Group prize laureate Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Новая газета] The Constitutional Court published…

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Boris Vishnevsky: Doesn’t the Investigative Committee want to deal with Stalin’s crimes against humanity?

1 December 2020 By Boris Vishnevsky, member of the Legislative Assembly of St. Petersburg, winner of the Moscow Helsinki Group Prize Source: Moscow Helsinki Group v [original source: Эхо Москвы] Most…

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Boris Vishnevsky: “Semyon Petrovich may be a foreign agent.” Deputies plan to outlaw any “ties to foreigners.”

27 November 2020 By Boris Vishnevsky, deputy to the St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly, laureate of the Moscow Helsinki Group prize Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Novaya Gazeta] The hand of…

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Remember the Date: Democratic politician Galina Starovoitova murdered on 20 November 1998

Source: Wikipedia On 20 November 1998 Galina Starovoitova was murdered in St. Petersburg. Galina Vasilyevna Starovoitova (17 May 1946, in Chelyabinsk – 20 November 1998, in St Petersburg) was an academic known for her…

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Boris Vishnevsky – Secret Opinion. The Dismantling of the Rule-of-Law State in Detail: Constitutional Court Judges Prohibited from Public Dissent

18 October 2020 Boris Vishnevsky, deputy to the St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly, laureate of the Moscow Helsinki Group prize  Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Novaya gazeta] On 13 October the…

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