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Samara Police Sue Newspaper and Human Rights Defender over Article about December Rally

posted 25 Jun 2012, 22:09 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 25 Jun 2012, 22:10 ]
19 June 2012 

Source: Open News Agency 

Human rights defender Ludmila Kuzmina © Photo OIA

On 19 June the preliminary hearing in the suit brought by the Samara region police against the publisher and editorial board of Puls Povolzhya newspaper, the author of the article "Police detain women and the elderly at Samara rally" and chair of the Samara organisation for the protection of voters' rights Golos, Ludmila Kuzmina, took place in the Oktyabrsky district court in Samara. [Read more]