On December 4, 2019, in the town of Vilyuchinsk, according to the transcript of the court session in the case of the Popov spouses, Judge Aleksander Ishchenko called “extremist statements” the ment
On December 12, Six Innocents Are Expected To Be Convicted in Penza. The Prosecutor's Office Asks Three to Seven Years in Prison for Faith
On December 10, 2019, the defense of six Jehovah's Witnesses demanded that the court fully acquit them in connection with their involvement in any kind of extremist activity. Judge Roman Tanchenko announced that on December 12 the defendants will make the final statement, after which the verdict will be announced.
On December 12, in Saratov, the Appeals Court Will Decide Whether To Send Six Local Jehovah's Witnesses to Jail for Their Faith
Tomorrow, December 12, at 11 a.m., the Saratov Regional Court will consider the appeal of 6 local residents sentenced to various terms of imprisonment for faith. Court address: Saratov, st.
On December 6, 2019, authorities repeated their searches of homes in Surgut where residents were accused of extremism because of their faith.
In Neftekumsk, Aleksandr Akopov, Shamil Sultanov and Konstantin Samsonov Are Released From Prison. Electronic Bracelets Are Put on Them
On December 5, 2019, Oleg Kutz, judge of the Neftekumskiy District Court, ordered the release of Aleksandr Akopov, Shamil Sultanov and Konstantin Samsonov.
In Penza, the Prosecutor Asks to Send Vladimir Alushkin to Jail for Seven Years! The Prosecutor Spurns the UN Opinion on the Case
Seven Years of imprisonment for Vladimir Alushkin, four years of imprisonment for Andrey Magliv, Vladimir Kulyasov, and Denis Timoshin, and three years of imprisonment for Tatyana Alushkina and Galiya Olkhova. For everyone except Vladimir Alushkin, the prosecutor asks to replace the prison term with forced labor. Meanwhile, the UN Working Group officially recognized Alushkin’s arrest as arbitrary.
In Lipetsk, Witnesses Artur Netreba, Viktor Bachurin and Aleksandr Kostrov Were Sent to Jail. The FSB Insisted on Their Arrest
The action was taken on December 4, 2019, without notifying any of their relatives.
A New Criminal Case in the Amur Region. Four Residents of the Town of Tynda Are Accused of Extremism
It became known that the searches in Tynda, which took place on November 17, 2019, were carried out as part of a criminal case against Sergey Yuferov, Valeriy Slashchev, Mikhail Burkov and Vladimir
Lipetsk Region Became the 49th Region of Russia Where Witnesses Are Persecuted: Three Men Are Detained, a Woman Is Injured
On December 2, 2019, at least seven searches were conducted in Lipetsk. During the raid, FSB officers knocked down the householder, causing her to strike her head. Artur Netreba, 41, Viktor Bachurin, 57, and Aleksandr Kostrov, 58, were detained; their further preventive measure is being decided.
Absolutely Peaceful 'Extremists': Prosecution Will Determine the Term of Imprisonment for Believers in Penza
As early as December 3, 2019, in the Leninskiy district court of Penza, the prosecutor is expected to demand the punishment, which, in his opinion, six locals deserve. Their “fault” is faith in Jehovah God. The Penza Jehovah’s Witnesses case is rife with falsifications and inconsistencies.