The Right to Leave – 2, March 1978 (48.17)

<<No 48 : 14 March 1978>> PENTECOSTALS On 12 December 1977, members of the Moscow Helsinki group, the Christian Committee for the Defence of Believers' Rights and the Working Commission to Investigate the Use of Psychiatry for Political Purposes appealed to the delegates at the Belgrade meeting. Academician Sakharov also supported this appeal. The authors state … Continue reading The Right to Leave – 2, March 1978 (48.17)

Repressive measures against the Helsinki Groups: Moscow, 1977-1978 (48.2)

<<No 48 : 14 March 1978>> In November 1977 nine months had passed since the day that Alexander Ginzburg and Yury Orlov were arrested; December 1977 marked nine months since the arrest of Anatoly Shcharansky (CCE 44.9). For all three men, therefore, the maximum period of detention in custody during the investigation of a case … Continue reading Repressive measures against the Helsinki Groups: Moscow, 1977-1978 (48.2)