Ilya Maddiecat: Maddyblog / YouTube
The Tushino district court sentenced blogger Ilya Maddison (Davydova) to one and a half years probation. This was reported on the website of REN TV.
Blogger was found guilty under article 282 of the criminal code “inciting hatred or hostility, and humiliation of human dignity”. According to journalists, the comedian was punished for the old video, in which he talked about religion.
On the website of the Moscow city court reported that the sentence was handed down on 18 may 2018, and entered into force on 29 may.
In mid-January 2017, supporters of the banned in Russia “Islamic state” against the blogger for a fragment of a long stand-up performances, which Maddison said the joke about the Koran. Then the comedian told a story about a hike with a book in the bathroom ran out of toilet paper.
Jihadists urged to find and punish a comedian for mocking the Holy book. Due to threats Maddison had some time to leave the country to delete accounts from social networks.
In February of 2017 statement of the blogger is interested in the Chechnya Prosecutor’s office: the Department has contacted the office of the Investigative Committee with a request to initiate a criminal case against the comedian. In the same month, the speech of Madison was recognized as extremist.
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