Grandstaff, a year-old former firefighter from Texas, had been living for the past seven years in Moscow with his Russian wife, Anna. The couple taught English and lived quietly in a small apartment in a traffic-choked northern neighborhood. For years, Grandstaff had suffered from Crohn's disease and used peptides to treat the ailment.
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In , year-old Tatyana Gavrilova was convicted of murder by the Russian courts. She spent the next 16 years in various institutions. Gavrilova described her ordeal to MediaZona , the alternative online news agency established by Pussy Riot members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova. Her account cannot be independently verified, but her description has struck a chord with many who have endured the harshness of the Russian penal system — including Alyokhina and Tolokonnikova themselves. I was 20 years old. This guy had committed crimes but he had served his time by then. He liked boys but what does it matter who likes what?
A Russian man is facing 15 years in jail after rescuing a boy, 14, from a convicted paedophile then killing the sex attacker. Car mechanic Vladimir Sankin, 33, is getting a wave of public support over the incident and demands to drop the murder charge he now faces. He answered the pleas of a frantic teenager to help his friend who had been locked inside the flat of year-old Vladimir Zaitsev. Car mechanic Vladimir Sankin, Sankin is facing 15 years in jail after rescuing a boy, 14, from a convicted paedophile then killing the sex attacker. Sankin in the courtroom on February 3, above and below. He is getting a wave of public support over the incident and demands to drop the murder charge he now faces. Sankin, from oil-rich Ufa city, responded immediately running to the flat, and heard the boy crying inside. He forced his way in and freed the unnamed 14 -year-old who had been told by the man to strip naked under the threat of killing and dismembering them with an axe, he told police. After liberating the boy, Sankin took then man outside and beat him with a wooden stick as he waited for police to arrive.
I recommend that talk. And, as I was writing the reply, above, those thoughts went through my head. Sadly, my ward shuns us.