All Posts Tagged With: "Yury Chaika"

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Magnitsky’s Colleagues Outraged at Chaika’s Role in Investigation

Colleagues of deceased lawyer Sergei Magnitsky are speaking out against a presidential order that charges Prosecutor General Yury Chaika, who Magnitsky accused of violating his constitutional rights, with greater oversight in the investigation over his death.

Jun 1, 2011 | Continued
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Russian Journalist in Critical Condition after Attack

Russian police are investigating an attack on journalist Oleg Kashin as attempted murder, with colleagues asserting that the attack was connected to Kashin’s professional work.

Nov 6, 2010 | Continued
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State Corporations Face 22 Criminal Charges

An audit of Russian state-owned corporations has revealed violations that have resulted in 22 criminal charges, and proposals to the government include a combination of possible privatization and increased government oversight.

Nov 11, 2009 | Continued
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Thousands of Russians Illegally Prosecuted Each Year –Chaika

Russia’s Prosecutor General, Yury Chaika, has revealed that thousands of Russians are illegally put on trail each year, and pledged to institute a new system to deal with misconduct on the part of prosecutors and investigators.

May 28, 2008 | Continued