May 25, 2010
by Dwyer Arce
Former Russian prime minister Mikhail Kasyanov on Monday testified that former president Vladimir Putin ordered the arrest of former oil executive Mikhail Khodorkovsky for political reasons. Testifying before the Khamovnichesky District Court, Kasyanov stated that after questioning Putin on the ...[read more]
June 17, 2008
by Mike Rosen-Molina
Former Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov lost an appeal in the Moscow Court Tuesday to force Russian authorities to register his People for Democracy and Justice party. Russian officials refused to register the party, alleging that the official party membership roster contained invalid ...[read more]
February 15, 2008
by Patrick Porter
The Russian Supreme Court Friday rejected for the second time an appeal by former Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov to reinstate his candidacy in the Russian presidential election to be held next month. The court previously rejected an appeal by Kasyanov last week after a one-day hearing.In January, ...[read more]
February 5, 2008
by Caitlin Price
The Russian Supreme Court Tuesday rejected the appeal of former Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov to reinstate his candidacy in the March Russian presidential election. Last week, the Russian Central Election Commission banned Kasyanov from running in the election, rejecting 13.36 percent of ...[read more]
January 27, 2008
by Eric Firkel
The Russian Central Election Commission issued a unanimous decision Sunday to ban former Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov from running in the March presidential election. The Election Commission found that hundreds of thousands of signatures he had to submit in support of his candidacy were either ...[read more]
January 22, 2008
by Michael Sung
The Russian Prosecutor General's office said Tuesday it has launched a forgery investigation targeting former Russian prime minister and now opposition leader Mikhail Kasyanov. According to Russian news agencies, the investigation relates to allegations that signatures were forged on ...[read more]
July 11, 2005
by David Shucosky
Fomer Russian prime minister Mikhail Kasyanov is being investigated by Russia's Prosecutor General for fraud and abuse of trust, according to Russian media reports Monday. Kasyanov is suspected of buying a $100 million country home and another real estate parcel at a fraction of their cost. He ...[read more]

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