Navalny appeals against order to refute information discrediting Crimean meat plant
MOSCOW, March 19 (RAPSI) – Russian opposition blogger Alexey Navalny has filed an appeal against a court order to delete and refute information discrediting business standing of the Crimean meat processing plant Druzhba Narodov, according to court records.
The Moscow Commercial Court ruled in favor of Druzhba Narodov on February 12. The court declared information distributed by Navalny in one of his videos untrue.
The statements read that the meat processing plant inflated prices for food products purveyed for the National Guard, delivered bad quality goods and accused the plant employees of embezzlement during supplies.
According to the court ruling, the defendant did not furnish evidence of credibility of the disseminated information.