Next Hearing in the Orlov's Case Will Take Place Tomorrow, on December 16

 

The next court hearing in the criminal case initiated against the Chair of the Board of HRC Memorial Oleg Orlov for libel will take place on Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 11 a.m., at a court district No. 363 of Khamovniki district of the city of Moscow (1905 year street, 4, bld. 1).

 

Witnesses for the defense will take the floor, including Ekaterina Sokirianskaia (HRC Memorial member) and Tatiana Lokshina (deputy director of the Moscow bureau of Human Rights Watch).

 

Commentaries of HRC Memorial on previous hearings, full trial transcripts and other materials on criminal and civil cases (in Russian) can be found at Memorial's web-site in the section Court.

 

 December 15, 2010