TAGS: Individuals at Risk, Urgent Action Network • Detention and Imprisonment, Fair Trials, Illegal and Indefinite Detention • Europe, Russian Federation •
Good News! – Russian Federation: Konstantin Zadoya Released (UA 172/16)
Konstantin Zadoya was released on 3 August from a psychiatric hospital in Novosibirsk, western Siberia. He had been detained there since 7 July and forcibly treated on the basis of a court decision that violated his right to a fair trial. His release happened after the hospital received dozens of letters from activists.