News for 28 Apr 2014
28.04.2014 Minsk court convicts Chernobyl Way protesters
The court of Minsk’s Savetski district considered today administrative charges brought against six participants of yesterday’s Chernobyl Way march, who were detained immediately after the meeting. In addition, the court heard the case of former political prisoner Aliaksandr Frantskevich, who was detained ahead of the demonstration.
28.04.2014 Mahiliou Regional Prosecutor’s Office finds no violations of detention conditions
Responses received by a member of the United Civil Party, Anton Kastsou, from a number of government bodies say that an inspection failed to establish whether he was held in the same cell with the citizens previously convicted of criminal offences.
28.04.2014 Khotsimsk Prosecutor’s Office: Detention of candidate legal
Last week, civil society activist Valery Karankevich received a response from the Khotsimsk District Prosecutor’s Office to his complaint against local police department officials who did not allow him to attend the counting of votes at polling station No. 3.