April 22, 2014
by Amy Mathieu
Judge Anna Nekryach of the Babushkinsky district court on Tuesday found opposition leader Alexei Navalny guilty of slander. A Moscow City Duma Deputy, Aleksei Lisovenko filed the lawsuit after Navalny allegedly posed about Lisovenko on his Twitter account, calling the deputy a drug addict. ...[read more]
February 26, 2014
by Peter Snyder
A municipal court in Russia on Tuesday sentenced several prominent Russian opposition leaders, including Aleksei Navalny, to jail sentences of up to 10 days for participating in a rally near the Kremlin on Monday. More than 400 protesters were detained Monday after demonstrators gathered on ...[read more]

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