African migrants in Russia describe “hell on Earth”

First they spat angry words at Remy Bazie. Then they struck him in the face with an iron bar, knocking him unconscious.

The men who jumped the Ivory Coast migrant at a crowded Moscow train station last November did not rob him. But they damaged his jaw to the degree that doctors had to install a metal plate to hold it in place. It took Bazie four months to raise the $3, 600 to undergo surgery

One Less Guiltless Prisoner

On the eve of the Victory Day on May 9 and according to the European calendar on VE Day, Civic Assistance Committee received good news about our client Bekzod Ilkhomovich Dushamov who was released on parole from serving the time in the Penal Colony – 38, Perm’ kray.

Court sessions on Golyanovo case were postponed for the third time

On February 7 and 13, 2013 at Preobrazhensky district court, Moscow next court sessions were held on the complaints of lawyers of the girls who had been released from “Produkty” store on Novosibirskaya street at the end of October. Finally, investigator Damir Samerkhanov was present at the sessions, against his inactivity the lawyers appealed. Yet this time again materials of inspection were not submitted and the court refused to consider the case without them in spite of lawyers’ protest. A new date was assigned for hearing for the second half of February.