News for 13 Nov 2014
13.11.2014 Brest: coordinator of Belarusian Christian Democracy gets warned for activities on behalf of unregistered party
The official warning signed by the deputy prosecutor of the Brest region Aliaksandr Tachko, was issued to the local coordinator of the organizing committee of the Belarusian Christian Democracy Aliaksandr Khrapko.
13.11.2014 Reasoning part of verdict to Aliaksandr Burakou gets “lost” while being mailed
Despite the fact that the court officers assert they had sent it by mail, Mr. Burakou hasn't received it.
13.11.2014 Vitsebsk overground passage is not designed for handicapped
The overground passage, the first one in Vitsebsk, was supposedly built for convenience of citizens. Pedestrians are proposed to cross Maskouski Avenue in the suburb of Bileva above the carriage way, by going upstairs to the height of some 2-3 floors.
13.11.2014 Vitsebsk activists ask authorities to determine whose remains are discovered in the wood near Vitsebsk (photo report)
Vitsebsk activists of the Conservative Christian Party Belarusian Popular Front filed a statement to the prosecutor, the investigating committee and the police to initiate an examination with the aim to determine whose remains have been lying for several decades in the forest near the village of Khaisy in the Vitsebsk region. According to local residents, in 1937-38. Stalin's executions took place here.
13.11.2014 Proceedings for liquidation of “Memorial” postponed to December 17
Today the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation Ministry of Justice has postponed consideration of the claim on the elimination of the "Memorial" to 17 December.
13.11.2014 Homel Regional Court dismisses appeal of human rights activist Uladzimir Tseliapun
November 11, the panel of judges of the Homel Regional Court considered the appeal of the human rights activist against the verdict of the Mozyr District Court concerning the picket ban, issued to him.
13.11.2014 Ales Bialiatski complains to Constitutional Court concerning labour discrimination of prisoners
The head of the Human Rights Centre "Viasna" Ales Bialiatski requests the Constitutional Court to consider the question of infringement of the rights of convicts by not giving them vacations, and take measures to eliminate the legal collisions.
13.11.2014 Biaroza authorities dismantle private house without waiting for the end of court proceedings
The review appeal is pending at the Chair of the Brest Regional Court. The owner, Aksana Yakushyk, has documents for the house and the lifelong ownership of the plot of land.
13.11.2014 Yezhy Hryhencha gets fined for collecting signatures
November 11, the Leninski District Court of Hrodna fined a well-known socio-political activist Yezhy Hryhencha.
13.11.2014 Concerned Babruisk activists apply to Babruisk CEC and TD&A plant to defend dismissed workers
Babruisk activists, concerned with the recent dismissal of four activists of the Free Trade Union of Belarus from the Tractor Details and Aggregates plant, have applied to the Babruisk City Executive Committee and the plant management to stand for Aliaksandr Hramyka, Aleh Shauchenka, Aliaksandr Varankin and Mikalai Zhybul.
13.11.2014 Aliaksandr Hrunou's mother officially notified about execution of her son
As reported to the regional newspaper “Homelskaya Prauda” by the lawyer Siarhei Krasnou, the Homel Regional Court has sent an official notice to Volha Hrunova about the execution of Aliaksandr Hrunou.
13.11.2014 Baranavichy: parents of Belarusian-speaking girls ask Education Minister to ensure their right to learn in Belarusian
Parents of the pupils of the only form with the Belarusian language of instruction in Baranavichy Tatsiana and Aleh Malashchankas, as well as Antanina and Vasil Filipchyks, have filed an appeal to the Minister of Education Siarhei Miskevich pointing that their children have a problem with continuing education in the native language.
13.11.2014 Mahiliou residents complain to Lukashenka about manipulations with their apartments
Residents of Mahiliou filed a collective appeal to President Lukashenka concerning their illegal eviction from their apartments. They require an examination of actions of the local officials, who can be involved in corruption schemes.