Human Rights Activist Tatiana Kotlyar Found Guilty In “Rubber Flats” Case

On Monday, November 9, a judge of section 15 of Magistrate court of Obninsk handed judgement in the case of human rights activist Tatiana Kotlyar. The court found her guilty of violating Articles 322.2 and 322.3 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (criminal liability for fictitious registration at the place of stay or at the place of residence of Russian Federation citizens or foreigners) and immediately granted amnesty. But Tatyana Kotlyar’s fight is not over: she wants to appeal the decision to a higher court.

Ministry of Justice Accused HRC Memorial of Undermining Foundations of Russia’s Constitutional System

Russian Ministry of Justice accused Human Rights Center Memorial in the facts that its members “were undermining foundations of constitutional order of Russian Rederation calling for overthrow of the current government and for change of political regime in the country”. We publish a statement of Aleksandr Cherkasov, a chairman of Human Rights Center Memorial.