In the Kremlin commented on the idea of the establishment of courts for cases involving social media

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade in fotobounce the center of Moscow. Archival photoIn the Kremlin commented on the idea of the establishment of courts for cases involving social media© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade the image Bank

Russian legislation does not imply the existence of special courts to consider cases in the sphere of social networks, the Kremlin is no position on this issue, it is necessary to discuss, said in a conference call to the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

Earlier on Monday, the namesake of the press Secretary, the special envoy of the Russian President for digital and technological development, Dmitry Peskov, in an interview with RIA Novosti made in the future, the possibility of creation in Russia of special courts to consider cases in the sphere of social networks and digital rights. In his words, «the practice of criminal cases for reposts and likes showed that it is impossible to use the current system must be finely tuned evaluation mechanism».

«Apparently, it is an expert point of view, as I understand it, our judicial system does not provide for the availability of such judiciary. Expert point of view can be heard, and they involve discussion. So far, no positions at this moment», — said the press Secretary of the Russian President.

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