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12 March 2015

Court Upholds Ban on Navalny's Website

Moscow's Tagansky District Court ruled on Wednesday that the federal media watchdog's ban on anti-corruption crusader Alexei Navalny's website in early January was legal, thereby dismissing Navalny's suit against the media watchdog.

In accordance with Russia's law on extremism, the federal media watchdog, Roskomnadzor, can block entire websites at the request of prosecutors if "extremist" content is present.

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