Lev Ponomarev on the FSB and the Network case: “The evil that holds the country by the throat”

15 November 2020 By Lev Ponomarev, chair of the national NGO For Human Rights and member of the Moscow Helsinki Group Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Эхо Москвы] The “Network”…

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European Court of Human Rights Ruling of the Week: Navalnyy and Gunko v. Russia

Week-ending 13 November 2020 This week there were two rulings of the European Court of Human Rights in relation to Russia, finding violations of Articles 3, 5, 6, 11 in…

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Freedom of assembly: Human rights defenders have joined the storming of the “Fortress”

Pictured: Roman Kiselev, head of the Moscow Helsinki Group’s legal programmes. 28 October 2020 By Anton Kravtsov Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: медиапроект «Адвокатская улица»] The Moscow Helsinki Group has prepared…

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Legal Case of the Week: Pavel Rebrovsky sentenced to six years’ imprisonment in New Greatness trial

Week-ending 30 October 2020 Photo: Memorial Human Rights Centre On 29 October 2020 Liublino district court in Moscow found Pavel Rebrovsky guilty of creating an extremist organization and sentenced him…

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