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"It's inhuman to fill the budget with people's money": REP and rights defenders draft algorithm to counter "parasite ordinance"

29.04.19 13:52
On April 4, 2019, the REP's office housed a sitting of the initiative group consisting of rights defenders and union activists, who are designing an algorithm for countering Presidential Ordinances Nos. 3 and 1.

"Fact of theft established based on testimonies": new facts in the case of "Snov" driver

11.04.19 7:35
Almost a year later, the Nesvizh District Court has held a repeated consideration of the case of the theft of five litres of fuel. Judge Dmitry Gvozd has acknowledged the fact of fuel theft by Vyacheslav Syritsa, a driver of the "Snov" Agricultural Complex. The judgement was based on testimonies…

To reveal "parasites", officials telephone their friends. It is legal?

11.04.19 7:34
On March 14, Alexei, a resident of Polotsk, received a telephone call from an unknown number. A man introduced himself as chairman of one of the village councils of the Vitebsk Region and asked where Alexei's girlfriend lives and what she does. But the conversation failed.

Court rules a refusal, but Maria Tarasenko's "parasite" case is not over

11.04.19 7:25
Andrei Strizhak, one of Maria Tarasenko's legal representatives from the REP Trade Union at the trial, tells about further actions at the woman's "parasite" litigation.

Housewife claims BYN 1000 for calling her "not employed in the economy"

11.04.19 7:24
The Zheleznodorozhny District Court of Gomel is considering a lawsuit lodged by Maria Tarasenko, who protests against her inclusion into the database of "persons not participating in financing state expenditures".

Former "Minsktrans" employee: turn on voice recorders and make facts of pressure public – this is the only way to achieve justice

11.04.19 7:22
After 1300 people signed a petition about the problems of public transport and violations of working conditions, the "Minsktrans" began putting pressure on the signatories. A letter appeared on the Internet urging the employees to revoke their signatures.

REP's negotiations with Zavodskoy supermarket lasted for over a month

11.04.19 7:20
The story of the dismissal of Yulia Zueva, a saleswoman and a member of the REP Trade Union, from the Zavodskoy supermarket (the trademark "Rublyovsky", owned by the LLC "Belinterproduct") has finally ended: on February 28 she was dismissed by agreement of the parties and received all the due payments.

With REP's help, three builders adjudge over BYN 3600 from individual entrepreneur

11.04.19 7:16
Judge Irina Zalutskaya has fully satisfied the claim to an individual entrepreneur (IE) Artyom Makarevich sued by three Minsk residents, whose interests were represented at the trial by Yuri Belyakov, a legal labour inspector of the REP Trade Union.