The Trial of Amalrik and Ubozhko, 11-12 November 1970 (17.1)

«No 17 : 31 December 1970» The trial of Andrei AMALRIK and Lev UBOZHKO (CCE 13, 14, 15, 16) was held in Sverdlovsk on 11-12 November 1970. The Judge was A. Shalayev; the lay assessors, Korobeinikova and Orlov. The defence counsels were V. Shveisky for Amalrik and Khardin for Ubozhko. The prosecutor was Procurator Zyryanov. … Continue reading The Trial of Amalrik and Ubozhko, 11-12 November 1970 (17.1)

Texts in English

<<Other texts and documents>> 1960-1969 Labedz, L. & M. Hayward, M. (eds), On Trial: the case of Sinyavsky and Daniel, London 1967 (includes most of the materials from The White Book) The Chornovil Papers, 1968 (in Russian, Woe from Wit) Conquest, Robert, The Great Terror, 1968 (CCE 14.12, item 10 and CCE 19.12, item 4) … Continue reading Texts in English

A “new method” of conducting searches, August-October 1968 (4.5)

<<No 4 : 31 October 1968>> On 27 September 1968, Ivan Yakhimovich's apartment was searched. Until recently chairman of the Jaune Guarde collective farm, Yakhimovich was dismissed from his job after sending his well-known letter to the CPSU Central Committee. His wife Irina was also sacked from the school where she taught.  He is at … Continue reading A “new method” of conducting searches, August-October 1968 (4.5)