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Government Expert Finds Marat Gelman Did Not Defame Vasily Yakemenko

posted 28 Dec 2011, 01:18 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 28 Dec 2011, 01:29 ]

22 December 2011

On 22 December at 14:15 after a five-month break Savelovsky district court in Moscow continued its hearing of the defamation suit brought by Vasily Yakemenko, head of the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs, against Marat Gelman, well-known gallery owner and art collector, and the web publication

Damir Gainutdinov, a legal analyst with the Agora Human Rights Association who is representing Marat Gelman in the case, said the results of the linguistic expertise conducted at the request of the court of statements by Marat Gelman were already available to the court. [Read more]

Marat Gelman. Photo Wikipedia