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The court decision dismissing Yakemenko's lawsuit against journalists Kashin and Morozov has entered into force

posted 9 Sept 2011, 02:29 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 9 Sept 2011, 02:51 ]

1 September 2011 

Journalists Oleg Kashin and Aleksandr Morozov 
in the Khamovniki district court of Moscow. © Photo ОIA 

The verdict of the Khamovniki district court in Moscow in the lawsuit brought by the head of the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs Vasily Yakemenko against journalists Oleg Kashin, Aleksandr Morozov and the newspaper Novye Izvestia has entered into force. 

On 1 September in the presence of Damir Gainutdinov, lawyer and legal analyst with the Agora Human Rights Association which has represented Kashin and Morozov, the court made an official record this fact. [Read more