Mahiliou: fine to activist of Movement “For Freedom!”
Yauhen Makuta was fined 17,500 rubles for posting
leaflets with the call to take part in a silent protest action held by
“Revolution through Social Networks”. He had been detained for it on 21
According to the activist, after his detention he signed a police report, in which it was stated that he would be tried on 6 October. But on 5 October he received a registered letter, which contained a court verdict, dated 26 September, according to which he was fined 17,500 rubles for violation of the urban maintenance rules (Article 21.14, part 2 of the Code of Administrative Offenses).
Yauhen Makuta is going to appeal against the trial in absentia and unlawful fine.