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U.S. Judge Throws Out Libel Lawsuit By Khodorkovsky’s Wife Over D.C. Play

U.S. Judge Throws Out Libel Lawsuit By Khodorkovsky’s Wife Over D.C. Play

A U.S. judge has thrown out a libel lawsuit filed by the wife of former Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, over a play...
Court Acquits Kazakh Journalist Sentenced On Libel Charges

Court Acquits Kazakh Journalist Sentenced On Libel Charges

TURKISTAN, Kazakhstan -- A court in Kazakhstan’s southern city of Turkistan has acquitted journalist Amangeldy Batyrbekov, who was sentenced to two years and...
A U.S. Play Depicted Khodorkovsky’s Rise, Fall, And Clash With Putin. The Tycoon’s Wife Has Sued For Libel.

A U.S. Play Depicted Khodorkovsky’s Rise, Fall, And Clash With Putin. The Tycoon’s Wife...

The play, which had its world premiere earlier this year at a theater in the U.S. capital, was dark and lurid: It told...
Putin Signs ‘Foreign Agents’ Law That Threatens Website Closures, Journalists With Libel

Putin Signs ‘Foreign Agents’ Law That Threatens Website Closures, Journalists With Libel

Russian President Vladimir Putin on December 2 signed a bill that amends an existing law on media outlets deemed “foreign agents” that critics...
Kazakh Journalist Libel Case Sent For Further Study

Kazakh Journalist Libel Case Sent For Further Study

TURKISTAN, Kazakhstan -- A court in Kazakhstan’s southern city of Turkistan has sent the case against journalist Amangeldy Batyrbekov, who was sentenced to...
Kazakh Journalist Handed 34-Month Jail Term On Libel Charge

Kazakh Journalist Handed 34-Month Jail Term On Libel Charge

SARYAGHASH, Kazakhstan -- A court in Kazakhstan's southern town of Saryaghash has sentenced journalist Amangeldy Batyrbekov to two years and 10 months on...
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