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1. A Brick in AWOL

In March 2024, Russian military courts began handing down about 34 sentences a day for unauthorized abandonment of military service.

Tags: russia file, law, war, military
2. Black Market for Weapons Growing

Russian military courts saw a surge in weapons trafficking cases in 2023, marking the highest level in a decade.

Tags: russia file, statistics, law, military, war
3. A Year in the Life of Evan Gershkovich

A year after his arrest, American journalist Evan Gershkovich is no closer to trial, or freedom. 

Tags: law, dissent, espionage, journalism
4. Facing Up

"Faces of the Russian Resistance" is a traveling art project that humanizes dissent in Russia.

Tags: political repression, law, dissent
5. A Rooftop Renegade

A St. Petersburg tour guide has been punished for breaking locks on rooftop excursions.

Tags: tourism, law, st petersburg
6. Dostoyevsky, The New LGBT Propaganda

An online retailer removed books by Dostoyevsky, Murakami, Wilde, Sorokin, and others under the "LGBT Propaganda" law.

Tags: law, dostoevsky, literature, censorship, lgbt
7. Up to Seven Years for Poetry

Russian poets were sentenced to prison for anti-war poems.

Tags: anti-war, russia file, art, law, dissent
8. A Very Famous Terrorist

Popular writer Boris Akunin has been added to the Kremlin's list of terrorists and extremists.

Tags: russia file, writers, law, government, dissent
9. A QR Crackdown

Moscow bans QR codes on billboards in response to the Russian political opposition.

Tags: law, advertisement, technology, navalny
10. Ministry of Justice: LGBT Russians Are Next

Russia's Ministry of Justice has filed a lawsuit to label LGBT Russians and their advocacy groups "extremists."

Tags: politics, law, government, human rights, lgbt

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