Kalininsky district Court of St. Petersburg on Thursday sentenced the founder of the Internet community "Russian Right sector nationalist Maxim Kalinichenko to two years and seven months of punishment for extremist phrase in a social network" Vkontakte ".
Against Kalinichenko charges were filed on two episodes of the article of the criminal code "Public appeals to realisation of extremist activity" for publication in the group "Russian March 2014" and " Russian Right sector* ", reports news Agency.
"The court comes to the conclusion that the fix Kalinichenko not possible with any other reward, except the real deprivation of liberty, – said, announcing the sentence, judge Catherine Tamina. In the process of investigating Kalinichenko fully admitted his guilt. The court in his petition heard the case in a special manner, and without examining the evidence." for the harm that I have caused the Russian state is saying, I'm sorry ", – Kalinichenko said in the last word. In the debate, the prosecution asked to sentence him to four years imprisonment, whereas the 2011 Kalinichenko suspended sentence for incitement to riot. In February Employees of the FSB tied a resident of St. Petersburg on suspicion in creation of the brotherhood "Russian Right sector" in social network " Vkontakte ", said the press service of the FSB in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region. The man was arrested in a criminal case under the criminal code article " Public appeals to realisation of extremist activity ", as well as public support for the extremist actions of the Ukrainian organization "Right sector*" whose activity is prohibited on the territory of the Russian Federation by the decision of the Supreme court of Russia. In February 2013, the Court sentenced him to 2, 5 years of the sentence suspended sentence for incitement to violence relative to law enforcement officers during an unsanctioned rally in 2011 on Nevsky Prospekt, and equally in social networks. Remember, on 23 January, the justice Ministry has amended the list of prohibited on the territory of the Russian Federation of five organizations of Ukrainian organizations, among them the "Right sector" and UPA**. On 16 January, the Federal financial monitoring service has included in the list of five extremist prohibited in the Russian Federation of Ukrainian organizations, among them the organization " Right sector ". The Supreme Court of Russia recognized Ukrainian radical organization "Right sector" and the party UNA-UNSO** extremist organizations and banned their activities in the Russian Federation.
* Organization, relative to which a court has adopted the legally effective conclusion Of destruction or prohibition of the activities on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"