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Blogger who Criticized Russian Orthodox Church Charged with Extremism

posted 8 Jan 2013, 01:17 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 8 Jan 2013, 01:19 ]
7 December 2012 

Source: Open Information News Agency 

Photo: Maksim Efimov 

The Investigative Committee of Karelia has charged Maksim Efimov (Yefimov), the author of the article “Karelia is tired of priests”, with inciting hatred, as well as denigrating the dignity of religious believers (Article 282, Section 1, of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation). [Read more]