Is new criminal case for graffiti prepared?

2008 2008-05-19T17:53:00+0300 1970-01-01T03:00:00+0300 en The Human Rights Center “Viasna” The Human Rights Center “Viasna”
The Human Rights Center “Viasna”

Artsiom Lastavetski, activist of the Baranavichy office of the Young Front, was detained on 17 May.

The boy was accused of drawing political graffiti, more than 200 of which appeared overnight. Lastavetski had administrative trial on Saturday and was fined of 2 basic units. Artsiom Lastavetski is at large now, but he was said in militia department a criminal case is most likely to be instigated against him.

It should be reminded that in 2005 one of the Young Front’s leaders Artur Finkevich was sentenced to two years of imprisonment in open type penal institution for graffiti.