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Karelia Court Refuses to Place Blogger who Criticized Orthodox Church in Psychiatric Hospital

posted 27 Aug 2012, 03:45 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 27 Aug 2012, 03:45 ]
1 August 2012 

Source: Open Information News Agency 

Blogger Maksim Efimov. Photo provided to Open Information News Agency by Maksim Efimov

On 1 August Petrozavodsk town court dismissed a request by investigators to place Maksim Efimov (Yefimov), head of the Karelia branch of the Youth Human Rights Group and author of the blog post ‘Karelia is tired of priests’, in a psychiatric hospital for examination. [Read more]