14 September 2015

Right to proper medical treatment protected

14 September 2015

On 4 September, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia received a letter of gratitude from patient B., who, with assistance of the High Commissioner’s Office staff members, had received medical treatment in due time.

04 September 2015

Order on administrative offence case cancelled

04 September 2015

Following the assistance of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia, an improper fine for lack of registration at the place of residence, imposed on an  80-year-old  pensioner, was cancelled, the official reply from the Leninskiy District Prosecutor’s Office of Tomsk City to the High Commissioner’s request said.

27 August 2015

New contract with dog training servicewoman signed

27 August 2015

To sign a new  3-year  contract with Senior Sergeant D. having been previously discharged from Military Unit 12801 of Nizhniy Novgorod Region. That’s the decision made by the Ministry of Defence of Russia following the High Commissioner’s request to regard some details related to the case which had not been taken into account.

14 August 2015

Criminal charges against minor dropped

14 August 2015

On 4 August, the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, who had previously appealed to the prosecution authorities in protection of rights of minor R. accused of a robbery, received an official reply from the Moscow East Administrative District Prosecutor’s Office.

30 July 2015

Monument to warriors killed in Great Patriotic War restored

30 July 2015

A monument to the warriors killed during the Great Patriotic War, located in the Village of Korotkovo, Ulyanovsk Region, was reconstructed and improved, the region’s administration replied to the appeal of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation.

10 July 2015

From dangerous buildings to comfortable apartments

10 July 2015

On 10 July, two residents of Prokop’evsk Town (Kemerovo Region) were be provided with new comfortable apartments, the Kemerovo Region Administration says in its official reply to High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova.

07 July 2015

FAS inspects "trading houses" at FPS of Russia

07 July 2015

On the initiative of the Prosecutor General’s Office of the Russian Federation, the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia (FAS Russia) has inspected, at the federal and regional levels, the breach of the antimonopoly law by the enterprises selling food products and basic consumer goods to prisoners and detainees. The information was given in the Prosecutor General’s official letter of reply to the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia, received on 2 July.

03 July 2015

Right of all ex-judges in Crimea to receive allowance reinstated

03 July 2015

The Judicial Department of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation reinstated the right of all retired judges in Crimea to receive lifelong monthly allowance.

02 July 2015
Orphan’s right to fair hearing protected

Orphan’s right to fair hearing protected

02 July 2015

30 June, the Supreme Court held to grant the petition submitted by the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova regarding reinstatement of complainant G.’s rights to judicial protection and a fair hearing. The case was submitted for review.

22 June 2015

Justice Ministry excluded first NCOs from foreign agents’ registry

22 June 2015

On 19 June, pursuant to the Federal Law No.  7-FZ  as of January 12, 1996 On  Non-Commercial  Organisations, the Ministry of Justice of Russia excluded the Centre of Civic Analysis and Independent Research Fund ‘GRANY’ and the Kostromskoy Centre of Public Initiatives’ Support Fund (NCO) from the registry of foreign agents.