February 27, 2009
by Tarah Park
Russia's Prosecutor General's Office on Friday appealed the acquittal of three Chechen men accused of involvement in the killing of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya. The decision to appeal the ruling was reportedly made shortly after Moscow Military Court judge Yevgeny Zubov referred t... ...[read more]
February 20, 2009
by Christian Ehret
The Moscow Military District Court on Friday acquittedthree men suspected of being involved in the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya .The three men, Sergei Khadzhikurbanov and Dzhabrail and Ibragim Makhmudov, werereleasedafter a jury on Thursday found the... ...[read more]
December 4, 2008
by Benjamin Klein
Moscow Military District Court judge Yevgeny Zubov on Thursday ordered that the trial of three men accused of the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya be closed to the public to hear classified evidence, limiting an earlier decision to keep the proceedings open to the public. In November, Zubov ...[read more]
November 28, 2008
by Ximena Marinero
Moscow Military District Court judge Yevgeny Zubov Wednesday refused to recuse himself from the trial of three men accused of involvement in the murder of Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya. The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office had requested a new judge claiming that Zubov had violated p... ...[read more]
November 25, 2008
by David Weber
Moscow Military District Court Judge Yevgeny Zubov on Tuesday reopened to the public the trial of three men accused of murdering journalist Anna Politkovskaya amid increasing confusion and calls from prosecutors for his removal from the case. Last Monday, Zubov ordered the trial to be open, in ...[read more]
November 23, 2008
by Devin Montgomery
Russia's Supreme Court has decided to review the actions of a Moscow District Military Court judge presiding over the trial of three men accused in the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya, according to a court spokesman quoted in local media reports Sunday. Judge Yevgeny Zubov on Wednesday... ...[read more]
November 17, 2008
by Safiya Boucaud
A Moscow District Military Court judge ruled on Monday that the trial of three men accused in the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya will be made open to the public. This decision came after the family of the slain journalist requested that the trial remain open despite the prosecution's f... ...[read more]

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