The MSU freshman fined for inscription against the fan zone world Cup

© RIA Novosti / Nina Sociability in photobacteria of the world championship on football of 2018. Archival photoThe MSU freshman fined for inscription against the fan zone world Cup© RIA Novosti news Agency / Nina Sociability the image Bank

The police 1.5 thousand fined the MSU student Dmitry Petelin for the words «No fan zone» on the sign, told RIA Novosti lawyer of the human rights organization «Open Russia» Sergey adamsin.

«Petelin was convicted under article 20.1 of the administrative code (petty hooliganism) and imposed a fine in the amount of 1.5 thousand rubles», — he said.

The lawyer explained that the court was not a receipt for payment of the fine he was given in the police Department.

Earlier in a press-service GU of the Ministry of internal Affairs in Moscow reported that three Moscow residents were arrested for defacing billboards in the area of metro station «University». The detainees were students of the University, with one of them, freshman of the faculty of Philology Dmitry Petelin, a criminal case was initiated under article «vandalism». A petition demanding to stop the prosecution was signed by over 50 thousand people.

Rector of Moscow state University. M. V. Lomonosov Victor Sadovnichy has sent a letter to the first Deputy head of the interior Ministry, which was asked not to prosecute the student. After that the criminal case was dismissed.