14 April 2014

‘March of Truth’ held peacefully

14 April 2014
On 13 April the sanctioned rally ‘March of Truth’ was held, where representatives of the Russian Human Rights Commissioner acted as observers. No violations on the part of police, organisers or participants in the public event were observed
08 April 2014

Judgement of the Constitutional Court on constitutionality of law on non-commercial organisations and administrative fines

08 April 2014
On 6 March 2014 a hearing was held in relation to constitutionality of some provisions of the law on public associations and non-commercial organisations. The Court rendered the provisions of the law on non-commercial organisations and the Administrative Offences Code in dispute noncontroversial to the Constitution of the Russian Federation. However, the stipulated fines for individuals and legal entities were found unconstitutional.