Savelovsky court of Moscow has accepted to consideration the statement of Alexei Navalny, in which he demands refutation of the journalist Dmitry Kiselev and VGTRK, who called the opposition leader a CIA agent.
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Wednesday, may 4, Navalny posted in his blog who came to him for judicial determination, dated 29 APR. The document States that the court accepted the application and preparing the case for trial. The parties are called for consultation on 19 may at 13:00.
Recall that the reason for filing in court was the film of authorship Evgeny Popov “the Browder Effect” presented on the TV channel “Russia-1” Dmitry Kiselev. The film says that Navalny is an agent recruited by Western special services with the call of Freedom and has the goal of undermining the constitutional order of Russia. The bulk of these charges categorically deny, as was mentioned in the movie assumption that he was involved in the death of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky.
In court he intended to seek an apology and rebuttal from respondents, financial compensation was not stated.
“There will be a courthouse, despite the fact that earlier in the day, the same judge wrote that the film does not affect my rights. A new lawsuit he accepted,” wrote Navalny, commenting on the decision of the Savelovsky court. He also pointed out that, in accordance with the law, defendants now will be required to prove the authenticity of all those fantasies and falsehoods, of which created “the movie””.
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