Putin signs the law, siding with the enemy is high treason – World

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a law that equates siding with the enemy in a situation of military action to high treason. And it makes it a crime for Russian citizens to take part in a conflict not in the interest of Russia: according to the document published on the official legal information portal, […]

Cartabia at work on prisons: ‘alternative penalties under 4 years’ – Chronicle

“The implementation of the delegation for the criminal trial, the legislative decrees of which are being drawn up and will be brought to the Council of Ministers shortly, has an important part concerning the alternative sentences of short prison sentences of up to 4 years”: in place of prison, semi-release, home detention, public utility work […]