Keeping safe at a demonstration

Radio Echo Moskvy talks to the lawyer Ilya Novikov. How can we stay safe if we take part in a protest << No. 25 (258), 26 June 2017 >> Radio Echo Moskvy (Olga Bychkova and Alexei Naryshkin) talks to the lawyer Ilya Novikov. How can we stay safe if we take part in a protest,…

Open Letter about Crimea

<< No 6 (239) February 2017 >> ♦  Lawyers in Russia express their concern  ♦ Russian lawyers concerned about the current situation of observance of human rights and freedoms in Crimea, in particular the prosecution of their colleague EMIL KURBEDINOV, have published an open letter. Since 2014 the Russian authorities in Crimea have consistently stifled…

Lawyer detained in Crimea

<< No 5 (238), 6 February 2017 >> • FSB officers detain Nikolai Polozov in Simferopol • Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) officers in Crimea have detained prominent lawyer Nikolai Polozov.A Radio Svoboda (RFE/RL) [r] journalist reported that six FSB officers arrested the lawyer at a hotel in Simferopol. He was taken to a police…