Proposed bill aims to make lives of journalists safer
Russian Duma deputies are proposing an increase on the maximum prison sentence for violence against journalists—from six years to ten
Retired police officer Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov was sentenced to 11 years in a high-security prison and a fine of 3 million rubles ($100,000) today for his role in the contract killing of Novaya Gazeta investigative reporter Anna Politkovskaya, the Russian Legal Information Agency reported from the Moscow City Court on Friday. Politkovskaya was shot dead on October 7, 2006 in an apartment block in central Moscow, where she lived.
The Moscow City Court has found guilty the five people named in the case regarding the murder of reporter Anna Politkovskaya
The prosecutors on Tuesday asked the Moscow City Court to sentence two men charged in the Politkovskaya murder case to 15 years to life in prison
Amnesty International urges the Russian authorities to conduct a comprehensive investigation into the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya and find the people who ordered the crime.
The family of Russian investigative reporter Anna Politkovskaya, who was assassinated in 2006, brought in a suit on Wednesday claiming 1 million rubles from each of the five men who were found guilty of the murder on Tuesday
Dmitry Muratov, editor-in-chief of Novaya Gazeta, a colleague of late journalist Anna Politkovskaya, told the court the journalist had received threats before she was killed
The defendants in the journalist Anna Politkovskaya murder case have pleaded not guilty in court. The defendants and their lawyers announced this after the prosecutors read the indictment, an Interfax correspondent has reported
The Moscow City Court has postponed until January 27 the trial of the criminal case involving the killing of Novaya Gazeta journalist Anna Politkovskaya
The Moscow City Court on Tuesday selected a new jury to hear the murder case of the Novaya Gazeta reporter Anna Politkovskaya
Forty-seven percent of Russians polled in September still have queries about who could benefit from the killing of Novaya Gazeta reporter Anna Politkovskaya seven years ago
Traces of biological materials found on the murder weapon used in the slaying of Novaya Gazeta investigative reporter Anna Politkovskaya and other material evidence in the case do not belong to the defendants judging by test results presented by the prosecutor, an Interfax correspondent reports.
The Moscow City Court has rejected a petition from lawyers representing the defendants in the trial over the killing of Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya who wanted the case files to be sent back to the Prosecutor's Office to correc
The first court hearing against those charged with murdering Novaya Gazeta reporter Anna Politkovskaya will take place on June 3
The Russian Investigative Committee has forwarded the charges against five suspects involved in the murder of Novaya Gazeta newspaper observer Anna Politkovskaya
The defense of former police officer Sergei Khajikurbanov, charged with organizing the murder of investigative reporter Anna Politkovskaya, has failed to have his criminal case closed
The Russian Investigative Committee has completed its inquiry into the murder of Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya. Meanwhile, the defendants deny their guilt and want to be tried by jury
Former chief of the Moscow police Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov, sentenced to 11 years in prison for complicity in the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya, testified to the Investigative Committee in relation to two other high-profile criminal cases
Russian Investigative Committee claims that it made big progress towards the identification of the masterminds of the murder of Novaya Gazeta investigative reporter Anna Politkovskaya
Moscow City Court passed down the first sentence in the 2006 killing of Novaya Gazeta journalist Anna Politkovskaya
The family of slain journalist Anna Politkovskaya are asking for a criminal case against former Moscow police officer Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov, suspected of organizing the killing, to be returned to the prosecutor's office