The head of the election headquarters of Navalny was fined 300 thousand rubles

Leonid Volkov

The head of the election headquarters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny Leonid Volkov administratively fined on 300 thousand rubles for the organization of the “cleanup campaign” held on 8-9 July. He was found guilty of re-holding of a mass event without prior notice. About wolves reported in a series of posts in his Twitter.

The court ruled that wolves “using campaign material organized a latent form of the public event”, reports “Interfax”.

The distribution of leaflets in support of Navalny, the court regarded as a “latent form of collective public events”. While supporters of the opposition did not notify city officials about the conduct of this “agitation Saturday.”

On July 26, investigators in Volgograd was charged with public desecration of symbols of military glory (part 3 of article 354.1 of the criminal code of Russian Federation) Alexey Volkov — the head of the local headquarters of Alexei Navalny. The case was initiated because of the pictures, which appeared in the public supporters of the opposition. The picture shows the face and hand sculpture painted with photoshop in green color.