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Moscow City Court postpones hearing Navalny’s appeal against defamation ruling until 10 October

posted 23 Sept 2012, 08:35 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 23 Sept 2012, 08:37 ]
20 September 2012  

Source: Open Information News Agency 

Aleksei Navalny with his lawyers: Photo by Timur Khorev (@timurkhorev). 

The Judicial Panel for civil law cases in the appellate division of Moscow City Court decided on 20 September to postpone consideration of an appeal by blogger Aleksei Navalny, who earlier lost a defamation case at the Lublin district court in Moscow for calling the ruling United Russia party the party of “crooks and thieves.” [Read more]