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Mikhail Maksimenko suddenly lost his senses


The arrested general of the Investigative Committee ended up in a psychiatric hospital.

Khodorkovsky — RBC: "Irremovable government is bad not because of Putin"


The former head of Yukos, Mikhail Khodorkovsky, is the defendant in the newly discovered case of the murder of the mayor of Nefteyugansk. In an interview with RBC, he spoke about the new claims of investigators and training of politicians independent from the Kremlin.

Kickbacks spilt over oceanarium


A criminal case on commercial bribery was initiated in connection with the construction of the oceanarium.   

Under guard to the West: why governor Khoroshavin has been arrested


For the first time in many years an acting governor has been arrested. The head of Sakhalin Oblast Alexander Khoroshavin has been charged for bribery. According to one of the versions, the situation was triggered by the presidential envoy's desire to renew his team and the demonstration of the growing power of siloviki in Russia. 

Neither Ukraine nor Russia got the Crimean gold


Former Deputy Prime Minister of the republic became a defendant in the case on the loss of 300 kg of jewelry.

General Sugrobov got compromised because of a bribe provocation


The resignation of the head of the Ministry of Interior, General Denis Sugrobov is associated with a corruption scandal in his department.