Photo: Valeriya and Sergey Rayman

On November 14, 2019, the Kostroma Regional Court approved the decision of the district court to return the criminal case to the prosecutor's office. Valeriya and Sergey Rayman are innocent.

Kostroma Region

Gennadiy Shpakovskiy, a 61-year-old resident of Pskov, faces 15 years in prison for singing songs and praying to Jehovah God.

Pskov Region

Persecution for Faith in the Krasnoyarsk Territory Reached Achinsk. Law Enforcers Search Four Peaceful Citizens

On the morning of November 14, 2019, several apartments of believers in the town of Achinsk, Krasnoyarsk Territory, were raided by police forces.

Krasnoyarsk Territory

Will Another Peaceful Believer Go to Jail? On November 14 the Court Will Pronounce the Verdict in the Metsger Case

On November 14, 2019, at 1:00 pm (Moscow time), in the Ordzhonikidze District Court of Perm (11 Kavkazskaya St.), the verdict will be pronounced in the case of Aleksey Metsger, accused of believing

Perm Territory

In Omsk, the Trial of Four Believers Begins. Polyakov Spouses, Dinara Dyusekeyeva, and Gaukhar Bektemirova Are on Dock

On November 12, 2019, a preliminary hearing was held in the Leninskiy District Court of Omsk in the case of the spouses Sergey Polyakov and Anastasiya Polyakova, as well as Dinara Dyusekeyeva and G

Omsk Region

On December 5, believers Kim and Polevodov to defend themselves at the Industrial Court of Khabarovsk at 9:30, and at Zheleznodorozhniy at 14:00. They are judged for reading the Bible

Khabarovsk Territory

A father of two in Kursk is subjected to criminal prosecution because of his interest in Bible prophecies. Read Andrey Andreyev’s biography

Kursk Region

In Yelizovo in Kamchatka, Another Trial of Peaceful Believers Began. An Accountant and Two Teachers Are Tried for Extremism

On November 14, 2019, the third hearing in a criminal case against peaceful civilians Konstantin Bazhenov, Snezhana Bazhenova and Vera Zolotova will be held in the Yelizovo District Court.

Kamchatka Territory

Court of Appeal: Arresting Property To Secure Payment of a Fine for Faith Is Unlawful

On October 10, 2019, the Kirov Regional Court canceled the arrest of Anatoliy Tokarev’s apartment, imposed earlier by the court of first level.

Kirov Region