Print

Dialogue with society. Human rights have been restored in the criminal process

08 July 2021
Dialogue with society. Human rights have been restored in the criminal process

High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova continues to receive complaints about unfounded and illegal procedural decisions which mainly relate to rejections to initiate criminal proceedings. Last year, there were 1,694 such requests.

Citizen O. appealed to High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova because of the refusal to initiate a criminal case on the fact of illegal actions of employees of one of the Moscow private clinics. According to the woman, she became a victim of fraud: she was misled about her state of health, as well as the need to provide paid medical services and was forced to sign a loan agreement.

Earlier, O. received a refusal to initiate a criminal case from law enforcement agencies. In turn, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova sent an appeal to the I Prosecutor’s Office of Moscow of Tverskoy district. As a result of the joint work of the Prosecutor’s Office and High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova, violations of the Criminal Procedure Code of the Russian Federation were revealed and an additional check was organized, and women’s rights were restored.

We did it...
Dialogue with society. Mother and newborn child were transferred to a specialized institution

Dialogue with society. Mother and newborn child were transferred to a specialized institution

16 July 2021
The birth of a child is the most important event in the life of any family, for which they begin to prepare long before childbirth. This is a very joyful and exciting day for everyone: parents, relatives, doctors. Resident of the Moscow region B., who could not contact her daughter in the maternity hospital for several days, asked High Commissioner…
Dialogue with society. Rights of an illegally prosecuted person restored

Dialogue with society. Rights of an illegally prosecuted person restored

15 July 2021
Complaints to High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova related to illegal criminal prosecution traditionally make up a significant share of all appeals on the protection of the rights of the accused. People do not agree with the actions and decisions of the bodies of inquiry and preliminary investigation, as well as the gathering and evaluation of evidence in a criminal case. This…
Dialogue with society. An artist can lose his studio, becoming a victim of fraud

Dialogue with society. An artist can lose his studio, becoming a victim of fraud

08 July 2021
It is not uncommon for elderly people in Russia to face fraudsters who are trying to take possession of their property and money. It is good when relatives react in time, but there is often no one to protect lonely elderly people, and scammers rub themselves into their trust in order to deceive them later. A well-known artist who has worked for the benefit of the…
We did it...