Moscow court to consider FBK's application of petition to abolish Yarovaya's package
The Anti-Corruption Foundation (FBK) is going to challenge the omission of Open Government, which ignored the document.
On February 10, the Moscow Tushino court will held a consideration of the application of the FBK in an Minister for Open Government Mikhail Abyzov's inactivity in connection with the filing of the petition to abolish the anti-terrorism package (Yarovaya's package).
As the FBK noted in a statement, the document was signed by 100 thousand people, a copy was sent to Abyzov, but the answer never came. Representatives of the defendant were not appeared in the court. The court held a pre-trial preparation in its absence, giving time to prepare positions.
We add that the petition was published in August last year on the website of the Russian Public Initiative (ROI). The document notes that the implementation of the provisions of the Yarovaya's package "requires a lot of money and can lead many internet companies to bankruptcy," and "infringes upon human rights."
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