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Police ignore the court, while the court ignores propaganda

posted 23 Apr 2012, 12:18 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 23 Apr 2012, 12:19 ]
23 April 2012 

Coming Out 

The court hearing of Igor Kochetkov's case had scarcely begun when it was already over. In five minutes Igor came out of the court hall saying: "This is the shortest court hearing in my life. The witness did not show up". 

This time the judge didn't have to think of a reason to postpone the hearing. The police officer Panov ignored court's notice and did not come to the court. Apparently he had better things to do than witnessing against a propagandist. Now to ensure his presense the judge wrote out a warrant compelling his appearance. 

The court will now reconvene on May 4 at 14-00. [Read more]