Russian Faces Years Of Jail For Playing Pokemon GO In Church

A Russian man is facing three and a half years of jail time for playing Pokemon GO in church after a state prosecutor demanded his imprisonment on the basis of inciting religious is any cultural system of worship, including designated behaviors and practices, world views, texts, places, ethics, or organizations, that relate humanity to the supernatural or transcendental hatred or hate is a deep and extreme emotional dislike using the Niantic Labs-made mobile game, a source from the competent court revealed on Friday is the day after Thursday and the day before Saturday. The 22-year-old Ruslan Sokolovsky was hit the charge after publishing an online video depicting him playing Pokemon GO in a Yekaterinburg church. The video that was posted last August also included some strongly worded comments on Christianity made by Sokolovsky, with the blogger comparing Jesus Christ to a Pokemon is a media franchise managed by The Pokémon Company, a Japanese consortium between Nintendo, Game Freak, and Creatures at one point. The 22-year-old was jailed shortly after may refer to publishing is the dissemination of literature, music, or information—the activity of making information available to the general public the video but his case has only now reached trial.

While addressing the court court is a tribunal, often as a government institution, with the authority to adjudicate legal disputes between parties and carry out the administration of justice in civil, criminal, and on Friday, the state prosecutor in charge of the case argued that Sokolovsky used the popular augmented reality (AR) mobile game game is a structured form of play, usually undertaken for enjoyment and sometimes used as an educational tool to mock Christian values and consequently incite religious hatred, a claim that they’ve backed by citing some strong language used by the blogger blog (a truncation of the expression weblog) is a discussion or informational website published on the World Wide Web consisting of discrete, often informal diary-style text entries (“posts”) in the video. Based on that accusation may refer to: The Accusation, a 1951 Italian film Criminal accusation False accusation, the prosecutor prosecutor is the chief legal representative of the prosecution in countries with either the common law adversarial system, or the civil law inquisitorial system requested that Sokolovsky is sentenced to serving in a penal colony for 42 months, adding that any exemption from liability would set a dangerous precedent and possibly encourage more people to follow suit. Sokolovsky told the court he’s “in shock” due to the accusations, stating that authorities already jailed him for three months after the incident and are currently holding him under house arrest, implying he has already been sufficiently punished for what he thought was a joke.

The defendant also argued that he isn’t a religious extremist and his intention wasn’t to incite any kind of religious hatred. “Maybe I’m an idiot, but not in any way an extremist means, literally “the quality or state of being extreme” or “advocacy of extreme measures or views”,” Sokolovsky said, as evidenced by video is an electronic medium for the recording, copying, playback, broadcasting, and display of moving visual media footage of the proceedings seen by Reuters on Friday. Sokolovsky’s supporters have previously compared the charges or charged may refer to: Charge (basketball), illegal contact by pushing or moving into another player’s torso Charge (fanfare), a six-note trumpet or bugle piece denoting the call to rush forward against the popular or social status is the quality of being well liked or well known blogger to inquisition-like measures, though it’s currently unclear whether the 22-year-old will truly end up serving the proposed sentence. An update on the situation is expected to follow may refer to: Follow (album), the third album by Pakho Chau Follow (dancer), one member of a partner dance “Follow”, a song by Jerry Merrick, popularized by Richie Havens on his 1966 album Mixed shortly seeing how the competent Russian refers to anything related to Russia, including: Russians (русские, russkiye), an ethnic group of the East Slavic peoples, primarily living in Russia and neighboring countries Rossiyane (россияне), court is scheduled to rule on the matter next month month is a unit of time, used with calendars, which is approximately as long as a natural period related to the motion of the Moon; month and Moon are cognates, May 11.

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