Russia has delivered its first judgment under article of the “law of Spring”
07.02.2017 Erika J. Wells 0 Comments
Court of Astrakhan issued Russia’s first sentence under the “law of Spring”. Local Ulukbek Gafurov will have to pay 70 000 roubles of the penalty for concealment from the police of information about her friends.
The first sentence of the article, which is part of the “package of Spring”, brought the Kirov district court of Astrakhan. A jury has convicted a local resident Ulugbek Gafurov and sentenced him to a fine of 70 000 rubles. The court found that Gafurov knew that his friend Ravshan Akbarov, a citizen of Kyrgyzstan, he was trained in militant camps and fought on the side of the terrorists, but did not report it to the police.
Criminal case on materials of management of FSB. Akbarov in December of 2016, was found guilty of participation in an illegal armed gang and sentenced by the North Caucasus district military court in Rostov-on-don to eight years of imprisonment in a strict regime colony, reports “Interfax”.
The Department of the FSB in Astrakhan oblast, the Agency reported that the defendant admitted his guilt.
“Spring law”, requiring all the operators six months to keep all traffic users, including recording conversations, and introducing articles on non-information, entered into force on 20 July 2016. For the abolition of this package has raised more than 100,000 Russians who are primarily outraged that the law requires operators and “organizers of information distribution” to store and transmit all data to law enforcement users.
However, the expert working group under the chairmanship of Minister for open government Mikhail Abyzov, January 19, recognized the abolition of the law invalid and are not found in the package of contradictions of the Constitution. In the outcome document States that “the law is fully consistent with the Constitution of the Russian Federation does not violate the rights of citizens.”