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The court confirmed the legality of recognizing FBK * as an extremist organization


MOSCOW, 4 Aug. The first appellate court of general jurisdiction in Moscow found the decision to recognize the Anti-Corruption Fund * (also recognized as a foreign agent) an extremist organization and to ban it in Russia, the RIA Novosti correspondent reports. without satisfaction “, – the judicial board announced the decision. FBK * was fined for the lack of marking of the foreign agent Thus, today the decision has fully entered into force. The court session was closed to the public, the listeners were allowed only until the decision was announced. In June, the Moscow City Court recognized FBK *, the Citizens Rights Protection Fund ** (also recognized as a foreign agent) and the public movement Navalny Headquarters ** as extremist organizations and banned them activity. The decision to ban, as noted in the definition, was subject to immediate execution. According to the prosecutor's office, FBK * and two other structures associated with Alexei Navalny created conditions for a “color revolution”, regularly organizing unauthorized actions that ended in riots involving teenagers. The court sentenced Sobol to one and a half years of restriction of freedom The defense called the arguments of the prosecutor's office unfounded: according to lawyer Ivan Pavlov, the turnover of power is a basic constitutional principle, the concept of “color revolution” is not legal and cannot serve as an argument in such a dispute, and the right to peaceful assembly is also enshrined in constitution. The defense also contested the closure of the trial from the listeners. The extremist status makes the work of FBK * in Russia impossible, the media, when mentioning this organization, should emphasize that it is prohibited, the fund's symbols cannot be used, experts interviewed by RIA Novosti noted. Criminal liability threatens both the organizers of NGOs and ordinary participants and donors. Roskomnadzor restricted access to the websites of Navalny's organizations The ECHR, when we go through all national instances. First, we will turn to the General Jurisdiction Court of Cassation, “said the agency's interlocutor. * An extremist organization banned in Russia, recognized as a foreign agent. ** Extremist organizations banned in Russia The prosecutor's office requested a suspended sentence for Navalny's brother

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