News for 11 Feb 2014
11.02.2014 Court declares expert examination of “Enlightened by Belarusian Issue”, but bans the book due to “inner convictions”
On February 11, the Ashmiany District Court announced its verdict on the civil lawsuit of the member of the HRC “Viasna” Tatsiana Reviaka against Ashmiany customs.
11.02.2014 Biaroza: election commissions are formed in the same manner
The earlier principle of formation is retained: the commissions are formed of members of the same enterprises and are usually head by their bosses.
11.02.2014 Man gets beaten by police for hanging out a white-red-white flag on his balcony
Viktar Sharshun was at home on February 8 when strangers rang the bell. They said that they were communal services workers. In fact, they were policemen. They did not introduce themselves and ordered Sharshun to remove the white-red-white flag from the balcony, claiming it was an unregistered symbol.