All Posts Tagged With: "psychiatric imprisonment"

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Russian Activist Forced into Psychiatric Confinement

Vadim Charushev, an opposition activist in St. Petersburg, has been held against his will and confined to a psychiatric clinic.

Mar 15, 2009 | Continued
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Russian Park Activist Placed in Mental Hospital

One of the leaders of a citizen’s movement working to save a local historic park has been arrested and put into a psychiatric hospital.

Aug 1, 2008 | Continued
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Activist Freed from Mental Hospital

Roman Nikolaychik has been released from the insane asylum, where he has been held since the start of February.

Feb 28, 2008 | Continued
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Opposition Activist Held In Psychiatric Hospital

Roman Nikolaychik, an activist from the ARES movement and a State Duma candidate from the Other Russia coalition, has been hospitalized against his will in a mental hospital.

Feb 4, 2008 | Continued
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Activist Released from Mental Hospital

Artem Basyrov, an Other Russia activist held in a psychiatric hospital since November 23rd, has been released in Yoshkar-Ola.

Dec 26, 2007 | Continued
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Larisa Arap Hunger Strike Continues

Larisa Arap continues to be kept in the closed section of the Apatity hospital where she was moved last week instead of being moved to the open care area. Therefore she has continued a hunger strike against her detention. Two days ago the deputy chief medical officer said Larisa Arap was not a danger to […]

Aug 8, 2007 | Continued
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Larisa Arap: One Month Gone

The outrageous kidnapping of writer and United Civil Front / Other Russia activist Larisa Arap took place at a Murmansk medical clinic on July 5. (Our previous report. A recent report that includes an interview with Larisa’s husband.) The clinic officials who orchestrated her abduction and detention still refuse to discuss her case history or […]

Aug 7, 2007 | Continued
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United Civil Front Activist Larisa Arap Held

Larisa Arap is a writer and an activist for the United Civil Front, the opposition group founded and chaired by Garry Kasparov in 2005. The UCF has been an integral force in the Other Russia since its inception and Larisa Arap has been active in our activities in Murmansk and elsewhere. Ms. Arap also wrote […]

Jul 29, 2007 | Continued