Russia: ICJ legal opinion on section 3.10 of the Ryazan Oblast Law

Irina Fedotova was convicted under a law that criminalizes propaganda of homosexuality among minors.  She was holding a sign near a school that declared she was proud of her homosexuality. The ICJ’s submission to the Human Rights Committee analyses limitations on freedom of expression in light of the requirement of non-discrimination under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.

Russian Federation-ICJ opinion Oblast law-legal submission-2010 (full text in English, PDF)

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