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1. Keep Your Taxes to Yourself

The Russian parliament passed a bill that allows legislators to not disclose their tax returns to the public.
 

Tags: law, corruption, state duma, taxes
2. From Hero to Zero

A Russian “hero” of the war in Ukraine was convicted for not showing up for military service.

Tags: law, crime, russian military, war in ukraine
3. The Threat from Abroad

Putin has issued a call to hunt down spies and saboteurs. The State Duma has prepared new “anti-sabotage” laws.

Tags: war in ukraine, spies, law, putin
4. Mark My Words

A St. Petersburg legislator initiated legal action against Putin for calling the war in Ukraine "war," violating his own laws.

Tags: dissent, language, law, vladimir putin, war in ukraine
5. Dangerous Dreams

Russians are being fined for their dreams, "likes," and "silent support."

Tags: dissent, Zelensky, fsb, war in ukraine, law
6. Hold Your Tongue

The State Duma began reviewing a new law that would restrict the use of foreign loan words in official Russian communications.

Tags: politics, repression, law, russian language
7. Money Laundering, in a Sense

A colonel in the Russian army is facing house arrest for two months for taking a washing machine as a bribe.

Tags: military, law, bribery, corruption, war in ukraine
8. A Director Detained

Russian playwright Alexei Zhitkovsky has been detained for suspicion of engaging in "extremism."

Tags: government, law, Aleksey Zhitkovsky, dissent
9. Now Hiring: Occupiers

Russia is looking for 52,000 new cops to serve in territories recently taken from Ukraine.

Tags: law, political repression, dissent, war in ukraine
10. Genocide Preventing Genocide

Russia filed an official objection against Ukraine's case that Russia committed genocide during its invasion of its neighbor.

Tags: international relations, government, law, genocide, United Nations, war in ukraine

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