The organizer of the protest action on March, 26th in Pskov was fined 10 thousand rubles

Pskov city court was fined 10 thousand rubles one of the organizers of the uncoordinated anti-corruption rally on March 26, Nikolai Kuzmin. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the representative of the “Open Russia” Alexey Malov.

According to Malov, the penalty Kuzmin made on the basis that he did not have a badge, the organizer of the action that constitutes a violation of article 20.2 of the administrative code (“Violation of established order of organizing or holding meetings, rallies, demonstrations”).

May 18, the Tver court of Moscow sentenced to eight months in prison actor Yuri Koulia participating in an unsanctioned rally against corruption on 26 March in the capital. He was convicted under part 1 of article 318 of the criminal code (“violence against a representative of authorities not dangerous for life or health”).

26 March on Tverskaya street in Moscow was not agreed with the authorities a mass rally against corruption, which, according to official estimates, adopted 8-10 thousand people. According to various estimates, the rally was delayed from 600 to a thousand people.