Date of incident: June 2, 2022
Type of violation: arrest, sentence to 8 and a half years in prison
Institution: M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University
Summary: On June 2, 2022, Dmitry Ivanov was accused of “dissemination of defamatory information about the Russian military based on political hatred”, says “Protest Moscow State University” telegram channel.
On March 7, 2023, Dmitry Ivanov was sentenced to eight and a half years in prison charged under the criminal article on disseminating “fakes” about the Russian army (Part 2 of Article 207.3 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation).
Update: September 26, 2023 The appeal against Dmitry Ivanov’s sentence was to be considered. But the court postponed the hearing to October 24, 2023. Dmitry Ivanov, who is in a Chuvash pre-trial detention center, is being transferred to Moscow.