Russian 'Side by Side' LGBT film festival fined

Russian 'Side by Side' LGBT film festival fined

June 10, 2013

Russia Magistrates Court Judge Oleg Camaldinov has declared the Side by Side LGBT Film Festival guilty for not registering as a ‘foreign agent’. The judge was not to be persuaded opting to side with the local public prosecutor who produced insubstantial evidence against the festival.

The organisation faces a fine of 12,500 Euros. Read more.