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10 October 2016

posted 10 Oct 2016, 13:55 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 10 Oct 2016, 13:56 ]
Moscow court upholds ban on Golos NGO

MOSCOW, October 10 (RAPSI) – The Moscow City Court has upheld a ruling on liquidation of the Golos association in defense of voters’ rights, according to the court’s press office.  Moscow Department of the Russian Justice Ministry has turned to court seeking ban on the NGO. In late July, the Presnensky District Court ordered liquidation of the non-governmental organization within 6 months. Golos appealed the ruling. Lawyers for the association objected to the court’s stance that “the association had committed serious irremediable breaches of law” and asked the Moscow City Court to overturn the judgment. [...]
Source: RAPSI
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