News for 27 May 2011
27.05.2011 Mahiliou NGO denied registration
The chief department of justice of Mahiliou regional executive committee denied state registration to local public association “Mahiliou Center for Strategic Development Impulse” due to alleged inaccuracies in the NGO’s registration papers, namely certain financial allegations.
27.05.2011 Brest prosecutor’s office turns down police violence claim by HR defender
Brest human rights defender Raman Kisliak received a reply to his complaint against reported use of violence by the city police as Mr. Kisliak was forced to undergo fingerprinting examination.
27.05.2011 New verdicts in Square events trials
On 26 May, Minsk Leninski District Court presided by judge Mrs. Liudmila Hrachova pronounced verdicts in another trial of participants of the 19 December 2010 post-election protest.
27.05.2011 Three anarchists sentenced to imprisonment, two – to restraint of liberty
Minsk Zavodski District Court has pronounced the court’s decision to the activists of the anarchist movement.
27.05.2011 Aksana Pachobut and two BAJ members detained in Hrodna
The reason for the detention was making a video near “a secure object”.