LHRC news – second quarter of 2014
April, 4 – LHRC member Z. Karelina speaks at the European Russian Youth Forum (Brussels).
April, 10-11 – LHRC secretary À. Kuzmin participates at the 7th annual meeting of the Fundamntal Rights Platform (Vienna).
May, 8 – LHRC secretary À. Kuzmin represents NGO “Rodina” before the Administrative district court in a case on prohibiting an annual march organized by the NGO on May, 9. The judgment is in favour of Riga city authorities; it is appealed against.
June, 9-14 – LHRC secretary À. Kuzmin takes part in the training “Legal and historical knowledge as a foundation for compatriots’ human rights activism” at the Russian State University for the Humanities (Moscow).
June, 20-21 – LHRC member A. Dimitrov participates at the conference of the European Network against Racism (Brussels).
June, 21-22 – LHRC member À. Dimitrov takes part in the conference of the European Association for the Defense of Human Rights (Brussels).
June, 24 – a chamber of the European Court of Human Rights delivers the judgment in case “Petrova v. Latvia”, in favour of the applicant, represented by LHRC secretary À. Kuzmin.
The book by LHRC co-chair V. Buzayev, “Legal and social situation of the Russian-speaking minority in Latvia”, is published.