Morgenstern's lawyer spoke about the persecution of bloggers and musicians

Morgenstern's lawyer Zhorin: persecution of musicians and bloggers is becoming a new trend ”Called the persecution of musicians and bloggers by law enforcement agencies as a new possible trend. According to him, this can be seen from the events of recent days, when attention to personalities popular among young people is becoming more and more intent.

Speaking about the cancellation of Morgenstern's concerts in Russia, the human rights activist said that he was not sure if there were direct connection with the statement of the head of the IC of Russia Alexander Bastrykin that the rapper is selling drugs on social networks. However, he drew attention to the fact that recently the attention to Alisher, as well as to other bloggers and musicians, has been increasing.

“The fact that there is a certain bias on the part of the regulatory authorities is, unfortunately, a fact. I saw that in recent days, attention to bloggers and musicians is generally increasing. Perhaps this is a new trend that we will have to live with, “Zhorin said.

On November 25, it was reported that Morgenstern went to Belarus to participate in a private event. This happened against the background of Bastrykin's accusations that the artist is selling drugs on social networks. On the same day, it became known that Morgenstern had left for the UAE. The musician's lawyer Sergei Zhorin said that he fears pressure from law enforcement officers on his client after Bastrykin's speech.



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