News for 10 Feb 2010
10.02.2010 Constituency commissions: information from regions
Human Rights Defenders for Free Elections sum up the information received from the regions on the stage of forming of constituency commissions on elections to the oblast Soviets of Deputies.
10.02.2010 Courts dismiss complaints against non-inclusion of nominees in election commissions
Volha Abramovich, Judge of the Barysau town court, dismissed the complaint against the decision of the Barysau district executive committee and the Presidium of the Barysau district Soviet of Deputies on forming of the district territorial commission on elections to the local Soviets of deputies.
10.02.2010 Hrodna: action of Union of Poles took place under police surveillance
At 1.20 p.m. two police officers and a cameraman came to the Polonika firm. They warned Andrei Pachobut, Chairperson of the Main Council of the Union of Poles in Belarus in disgrace, that activists of the organization were preparing an unauthorized action.
10.02.2010 Mazyr: state press still hasn’t published full information on election commissions
In Mazyr, electors still cannot familiarize with the names, numbers, boundaries and location of the Mazyr district commission on elections to the Mazyr district Soviet of deputies and the number of electors there.
10.02.2010 MP: life sentence can be as inhuman as death penalty
Members of the House of Representatives think it may take ten years to abolish the death penalty.