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the guardian: Germany’s highest court rules Facebook ‘friend finder’ is unlawful

15. January 2016 Leave a comment
Germany’s highest court has declared unlawful a feature that encourages Facebook users to market the social media network to their contacts, confirming the rulings of two lower courts. [more…] Pussy Riot member released on probation, sentence upheld for 2 others

10. October 2012 Leave a comment

After an appeal, a Moscow court overturned the original ruling and released on probation Ekaterina Samutsevich, the Pussy Riot activist who previously requested new counsel in light of the circumstances surrounding her arrest. [more…]