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1. Dostoyevsky, The New LGBT Propaganda

An online retailer removed books by Dostoyevsky, Murakami, Wilde, Sorokin, and others under the "LGBT Propaganda" law.

Tags: law, dostoevsky, literature, censorship, lgbt
2. Up to Seven Years for Poetry

Russian poets were sentenced to prison for anti-war poems.

Tags: anti-war, russia file, art, law, dissent
3. A Very Famous Terrorist

Popular writer Boris Akunin has been added to the Kremlin's list of terrorists and extremists.

Tags: russia file, writers, law, government, dissent
4. A QR Crackdown

Moscow bans QR codes on billboards in response to the Russian political opposition.

Tags: law, advertisement, technology, navalny
5. Ministry of Justice: LGBT Russians Are Next

Russia's Ministry of Justice has filed a lawsuit to label LGBT Russians and their advocacy groups "extremists."

Tags: politics, law, government, human rights, lgbt
6. He Was Sentenced to 17 Years. Now He Is Free.

Vladimir Putin pardons a convicted killer involved in the Russian war in Ukraine.

Tags: social issues, military, russia file, government, law, war
7. Repression Impacts Lawyers

A court in Moscow has ordered the arrest of lawyers representing Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny, charging them with participation in an "extremist community."

Tags: navalny, law, russia file, government, dissent
8. Kadyrov: A Medal for My Son

The Head of the Chechen State awarded his son a medal after he extrajudicially beat a prisoner accused of burning a Qu'ran.

Tags: chechnya, elections, law, religion, kadyrov
9. Beware the Partisans

Russia has witnessed nearly 310 cases of arson, explosions, and sabotage in the past 19 months.

Tags: war in ukraine, law, dissent, statistics
10. Prisoner Returns from War With Fatal Consequences

A murder convict sent to Ukraine in exchange for a pardon committed a gruesome crime after returning from the war.

Tags: domestic violence, law, Nizhny Novgorod, crime, wagner, war in ukraine

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