Administrative detention of ex-Pussy Riot member for hooliganism upheld
MOSCOW, June 25 (RAPSI) – The Moscow City Court on Thursday upheld a 15-day administrative detention imposed on ex-member of the art group Voina (War) and notorious punk group Pussy Riot Petr Verzilov for petty hooliganism, the court’s press service told RAPSI.
On June 22, the Meshchansky District Court of Moscow found Verzilov guilty of violating a public order by talking obscenities near a police station he left after interrogation.
As previously reported, Verzilov was arrested on June 21; his flat was raided. The searches were related to the unauthorized rally held on July 27, 2019 in Moscow.