Russian Justice Under Putin, Again

Detesting cruel and unusual punishment, preventing double jeopardy and imposing statutes of limitations are basic tenets in the legal systems of democracies. An independent judiciary has generated such strong adherence in the modern world that even Cambodia’s murderous Pol Pot, Zimbabwe’s ruthlessly cruel Robert Mugabe, the Myanmar military junta and Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi have often invoked it. They were ...

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