News for 20 Sep 2007
20.09.2007 KGB Shows Interest to European March Preparations
Regional activists of Young Front are being summoned to KGB. They are warned about criminal responsibility for preparation and participation in the European March.
20.09.2007 Alexander Shpileuski: Absence of Belarusian Language Declaration Forms Is My Personal Mistake
“Now, on the request of citizens, a customs officer will be able to print out the documents in Belarusian language”, -- Alexander Shpileuski said.
20.09.2007 Two More Young Front Members Convicted in Absence.
Ruslan Rudenka from Minsk and Nadzeya Krapivina from Hrodna fined for alleged disorderly conduct
20.09.2007 Supreme Court Upholds Registration Denial to Movement for Freedom
On September 20th, judge of the Supreme Court rejected an appeal against the justice ministry’s refusal to register the Movement for Freedom led by former presidential candidate Alexander Milinkevich.
20.09.2007 Trials over BPF Youth Begin Today
Courts begin to try members of BPF Youth who had participated in a summer camp.
20.09.2007 Tried for Demanding Complaint Book
Centralny Court of Minsk began the trial over youth activist Tatsiana Tsishkevich. The girl got into trouble when she asked for the book of complaints and suggestions in the district police department.
20.09.2007 Criminal Charges against Young Front Members in Zhlobin and Svetlahorsk
Another criminal case against activists of the unregistered organization Young Front was instigated in Homel region.
20.09.2007 Chairman of the Constitutional Court: No One Cancelled Responsibility for Disrespect for Belarusian Language
“No one cancelled responsibility for disrespect for the state language”, -- Ryhor Vasilevich, chairman of the Constitutional Court, stated on September 18th, in Minsk during seminar “Facilitating wider application of international standards in the sphere of human rights in the judicial process in Belarus”.
20.09.2007 Niasvizh: Police Searches House of Brama Weekly Editor
Yesterday, after 10 p.m. Niasvizh police continued a search in the house of Ales Yazvinski, chief editor of the independent weekly BRAMA.
20.09.2007 Rechytsa: Civic Activist Leanid Nevar Sentenced to 6 Days in Jail
Yesterday judge of Rechytsa court Anatol Strelchanka sentenced civic activist Leanid Nevar to 6 days of arrest.