Aksana Novikava Fined 3,5 Million Rubles for Unauthorized Picketing

2004 2004-01-29T10:00:00+0200 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

On the New Year eve Aksana Novikava stood near the building of Minsk Frunzenski Borough Court with the poster “We Need Trial Jury”. According to the information of Radio “Liberty”, Aksana Novikava refused to answer Judge’s questions. She explained that it would make no difference and she would be fined anyway. The court fined her 200 minimal wages (about $1 600).

Information Department of HRC “Viasna”