The Russian Federation: the ICJ calls for an end to intimidation and prosecution of lawyers

The ICJ today called for an end to criminal proceedings against Dagir Hasavov, a prominent Russian lawyer facing prosecution on allegations of obstruction of justice. On 17 September, less than a week after lawyer Dmitriy Sotnikov was physically attacked in court, Dagir Hasavov was detained by police in the Lefortovo court building in Moscow. He … Continue reading The Russian Federation: the ICJ calls for an end to intimidation and prosecution of lawyers