Rights in Russia interview with Olga Sadovskaya, a leading lawyer with Team Against Torture

This month Mary Page talks with Olga Sadovskaya, a lawyer from Nizhny Novgorod who works with Team Against Torture, a civil society group initially founded in 2000 as the Committee…

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“Torture takes us further from the truth, not closer.” Human rights activist Olga Sadovskaya on state violence and the harm of torture [Cherta – an extract]

1 July 2024 An extract Source: Cherta Since the start of military actions in Ukraine, the state’s approach to “unlawful methods of inquiry” and punishments seems to have changed. Previously,…

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