Affiliated media: Novaya Gazeta, Dissernet , Data Department Editor, Co-Founder
Incident date: August 29, 2022
- community service, ban on certain activities and other punishment following a criminal case
Who attacked: Authorities
Location: Russia, Moscow, Moscow
A court in Moscow ordered a ban on certain actions by Andrey Zayakin, the editor of the data department of Novaya Gazeta and co-founder of Dissernet. He is accused of financing an extremist organization (Part 1 of Article 282.3 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation) for donating RUB 1,000 to the Anti-Corruption Foundation. The data of Zayakin and five other donors was traced by the Ministry of Internal Affairs due to a failure of the Stripe transfer service.