Natalia Taubina on the Case of Mikhail Kosenko: Experts Have Doubts

posted 25 Oct 2012, 02:22 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 25 Oct 2012, 02:23 ]
19 October 2012

By Natalya Taubina (in the blog Free Space)  


Aside from participation in "mass riots", Mikhail Kosenko is being charged with the use of violence endangering the life or health of a representative of authority ( Article 318, Section 2, of the Criminal Code). However, the evidence gathered by the investigation is extremely weak. All the video recording shows is that Kosenko held the police officer by the hand without landing any blows or doing anything dangerous. [Read more]