Vladislav Pozdnyakova: “VKontakte”
The verdict of the Creator of a public “Men’s state” Vladislav Pozdnyakov, who was convicted of misogynistic posts, cancelled. This decision was taken by the Soviet district court in Nizhny Novgorod, told “Novaya Gazeta” himself.
According to Pozdnyakova, this is due to the partial decriminalization of article 282 (“inciting hatred or hostility, and humiliation of human dignity”).
“Freed from the punishment, probation and a criminal record took”, — he explained.
In December 2018, community leader “Men’s state” in “Vkontakte” was sentenced to two years probation.
He was arrested in late September, his house was searched. First, he is charged with the administrative article on hooliganism (part 1 of article 20.1 of the administrative code) and arrested five days later a criminal case was initiated. According to the materials of the case, from may to June 2018 Pozdnyakov and a few others created the public, which is offensive to women posts, videos and photos.
“Male state” is a movement of the same name and closed user group in “Vkontakte” with more than 130 thousands subscribers. The public promoted nationalism and misogyny. In an interview with “the Ribbon.ru” the meeting was called to poison the Russians, who communicated with the foreign fans during the world Cup.
Video, photo All from Russia.