Pussy Riot Receives 2 years in Jail as Putin Cracks-down

MOSCOW -Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot receive two year jail sentence for each member of the band.  Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 22, a philosophy graduate, Maria Alekhina, 24, a charity worker and environmental activist and Yekaterina Samutsevich, 30, a computer programming graduate have all been convicted of hooliganism motivated by religious hatred, over a protest in a […]

Guilty Verdict for Pussy Riot Slap On Wrist If Putin Decides Pardon

Russian punk rock band “Pussy Riot” found guilty by a Moscow court. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 22, a philosophy graduate, Maria Alekhina, 24, a charity worker and environmental activist and Yekaterina Samutsevich, 30, a computer programming graduate have all been convicted of hooliganism motivated by religious hatred, over a protest in a cathedral. While judge Marina Syrova […]

Russian Judge, Marina Sirovaya finds “Pussy Riot” Guilty of hooliganism

Russian Judge says the 3 women from punk band “Pussy Riot” are guilty of hooligianism, motivated by religious hatred.  Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 22, a philosophy graduate, Maria Alekhina, 24, a charity worker and environmental activist and Yekaterina Samutsevich, 30, a computer programming graduate. Speaking before the verdict, Samutsevich said irrespective of the outcome the trial had […]