News for 20 Sep 2016
20.09.2016 Man Dies in Prison Awaiting Trial
On September 20, a 37-year old man unexpectedly died in Zhodzina prison No8.
20.09.2016 Supreme Court Upholds Verdict of Mikhail Zhamchuzhny
Mikhail Zhamchuzhny received a reply to the supervisory appeal which he had lodged to the Supreme Court in August, 2016.
20.09.2016 Colony Hides Information on Suicides
The Human Rights Center Viasna requested confirmation or refutation from Navasady colony (Barysau district) about alleged four suicides and two attempts of suicide there. The reply that came from the Ministry of Home Affairs, the Department of Execution of Sentences, was not satisfactory, so Viasna is filing a request to the prosecutor’s office.
20.09.2016 Viasna to Take Part in OSCE HDIM Conference
Representatives of the Human Rights Center Viasna Ales Bialiatski, Uladzimir Labkovich and Andrei Paluda are going to take part in the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting of the OSCE.