OCTOBER 14, 2015 RUSSIA. Experts Object to Russia’s Banning of JW.ORG.
Events Leading to the Ban on JW.ORG. Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia were unaware that authorities in the city of Tver had begun clandestine legal proceedings in 2013 to target the website.
An appellate court ruling reverses the ban of jw.org throughout Russia. The judges recognize the jw.org website has benefits and complies with Russian laws.
Russia Bans JW.ORG, Official Website of Jehovah’s Witnesses. LEGAL DEVELOPMENTS. Taganrog City Court Convicts 16 of Jehovah’s Witnesses for Religious Activity.
The Tver Regional Court in Russia reversed a lower court decision to ban jw.org, the official website of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
Experts Object to Russia’s Banning of JW.ORG. On July 21, 2015, the Russian Federation became the only country in the world to ban jw.org, the official website of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
JW.org has issued a press release warning that it is due to be banned in Russia if Watchtower is unsuccessful in appealing a Russian court’s decision against the website.
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Experts Object to Russia’s Banning of JW.ORG. “I think the website is necessary because it contains objective information directly from Jehovah’s Witnesses.”—Yekaterina Elbakyan, Professor...
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