Trial in Leningrad. The “Aeroplane Affair”, 11-20 May 1971 (20.1)

«No 20 : 2 July 1971» The case was heard in the Leningrad City Court [note 1] from 11-20 May 1971. Accused were: Gilya Izrailevich BUTMAN, aged 39, an engineer – Articles 17 (complicity), 64-a, 70-1, 72 and 189-1 of the Russian Criminal Code.Mikhail Semyonovich KORENBLIT, aged 34, a dentist – Articles 17, 64-a, 70-1, … Continue reading Trial in Leningrad. The “Aeroplane Affair”, 11-20 May 1971 (20.1)

Gorky: A political trial under Articles 70 & 72. March-April 1970 (13.3)

«No 13 : 30 April 1970» On 25 March hearings began at the Gorky Region Court into the case of three graduates of Gorky University (CCE 11.15, item 13) -- Mikhail Kapranov, S[ergei] Ponomaryov, Vladimir Zhiltsov -- and Vladlen Pavlenkov, a history lecturer at the same institution (CCE 12.4). They were accused under Articles 70 … Continue reading Gorky: A political trial under Articles 70 & 72. March-April 1970 (13.3)