Russian politics

Supreme Court commutes sentence of activist jailed over repeated violations of rally rules
Supreme Court commutes sentence of activist jailed over repeated violations of rally rules
The Russian Supreme Court has commuted the sentence of Ildar Dadin – the first person jailed under a recently adopted law which harshens the penalty for repeated violations of the rules for public rallies and marches.

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