Law of the Week: Putin signs decree introducing constitutional amendments from 4 July

Week-ending 3 July 2020 Putin Signs Decree On Constitutional Amendments, Changes Take Effect July 4 MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree that will bring into force a sweeping…

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Sergei Davidis: After the first shock of the amendments aimed at keeping Putin in power forever, it’s time to decide what to do about them

12 March 2020 Sergei Davidis is director of the Programme for Supporting Political Prisoners at the Memorial Human Rights Centre Source: Moscow Helsinki Group [original source: Facebook] Although I, along…

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