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There are 53 item(s) tagged with the keyword "law".

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1. Served Uncivilly

An employee of the international governmental organization OSCE has been sentenced to thirteen years by authorities in Russia-supported Luhansk.

Tags: international relations, human rights, law, Luhansk
2. A Crime Against Passion

Crimean wedding-goers were arrested and fined after playing a patriotic Ukrainian song at their reception.

Tags: weddings, law, crimea, social issues, customs, culture
3. Child-full?

The State Duma is considering a bill to outlaw "child-free" ideology.

Tags: law, ideology, state duma
4. High Treason in High Places

After charging President Putin with high treason for the invasion of Ukraine, seven lawmakers have been summoned by the police.

Tags: war in ukraine, dissent, law, government, putin
5. Excessive Restraint a New Norm?

Law enforcement in Samara has begun regularly using leg shackles for courtroom defendants.

Tags: prison, human rights, law
6. A Bite from a Billionaire

For the first time, a Ukrainian court has ruled to confiscate the assets of a Russian billionaire.

Tags: law, war in ukraine, Ukraine, sanctions
7. Belarus Cracks Down, Again

Belarus's Supreme Court has ruled that a group of former law enforcement officers who support opposition politicians is a terrorist group.

Tags: law, lukashenko, belarus, dissent
8. Я Вас Люблю

"I love you."

Journalist Ivan Safronov after being sentenced to 22 years in prison for treason

Tags: government, law, espionage, journalism, ivan safronov
9. Give me Your Data... or Your Rubles

Three American tech leaders, Tinder, Whatsapp, and Snapchat, are being sued in a Russian court. 

Tags: Instagram, law, court, Facebook, technology
10. The Transfer of Regions

In the coming months, the State Duma will likely consider full annexation of occupied territories of Ukraine.

Tags: government, law, state duma, war in ukraine

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