March 3rd. In Court Oleg Orlov Gave His Statement in Free Form (Text)

Today, March 3rd, 2001 at 11.00 a.m. started the next court hearing of the criminal case initiated against Oleg Orlov, the head of Memorial Human Rights Center's council, accused of libel against Ramzan Kadyrov.

During the hearing, Orlov, the defendant, gave his statement in free from. The Court attached the text of the statement to the other case documentation. The victim, Ramzan Kadyrov, did not appear before the court.

You can find the complete statement on the Memorial's website.

March 3rd, 2011