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30 January 2021 Open letter by Igor Kalyapin to First Deputy Prosecutor of the Nizhny Novgorod region Vyacheslav Rekhtin 29 January 2021 Victims of law-enforcement officers’ violence at the Moscow rally applied to the Investigative Committee 27 January 2021 In Krasnodar, the claim to open a criminal case on tying up people to posts in summer heat is dismissed for the third time 27 January 2021 In Dagestan, court hearing on torturing a man by the two police officers started 26 January 2021 Belarus: a new report of human rights’ defenders on tortures and refusal of the authorities to investigate them 22 January 2021 The Committee Against Torture is ready to provide assistance in case of illegal use of violence during the protest rallies 20 January 2021 The Court passed a ruling to pay 300 000 rubles to the former suspect of double murder 19 January 2021 The police officers’ version on apprehension of a resident from Krasnodar is disproved by a video record 14 January 2021 “Down in the Vyselki basement. Report from Kuban village, intimidated with tortures at the local police station”, Mediazona 12 January 2021 The criminal case on inciting the convict to suicide is dismissed for the third time 11 January 2021 Criminal case is opened with regard to abduction of 1Adat Telegram chat moderator 25 December 2020 The court evaluated eight years of red tape on torture complaint from a citizen of Orenburg at 50000 rubles 24 December 2020 The Ministry of Finance will pay three hundred and fifty thousand rubles to a former defendant in case of double murder 23 December 2020 Former police officer from Nizhny Novgorod, convicted for the battery of the apprehended and threatening the victim, avoids jail time 22 December 2020 The Moscow Regional Court upheld the verdict of former police officer convicted for torture 21 December 2020 Specialists established the fact of applying electric shocker to a resident of Bashkiria, who complained of police torture 18 December 2020 The Investigative Committee is convinced that Movsar Umarov from Chechnya was in law-enforcement officers’ custody after the abduction 16 December 2020 A resident of Chechnya applied to the European Court with an application concerning police torture 15 December 2020 The Regional Court declared dismissal of a claim to open a criminal case on inflicting serious injuries to a woman from Nizhny Novgorod at the police department to be legal 14 December 2020 A person from Nizhny Novgorod, who was detained for being in the street without a QR-code, claims that the police officers broke his arm