Social worker sentenced in Kerch due to messages in Telegram

February 14, 2023

A 31-year-old social worker was prosecuted for carrying out extremist activities using the Internet.

The court found that in the period from February 2022 to July 2022, a woman left a comment on the phone under publications with photographs of the killed Russian occupiers. The comment contained a call to commit violent acts against Russian soldiers.

Her actions were regarded as a violation of Art. 19 part 2 of the Law of the Russian Federation On equality of rights and freedoms and sentenced to two years of suspended imprisonment, with deprivation of the right to engage in pedagogical activities for a period of two years.