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Pussy Riot Member Freed on Appeal

Left to right: Samutsevich, whose sentence was suspended, Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova. (Natalia Kolesnikova/AFP/Getty Images)

The BBC is reporting that a Moscow court today suspended the two-year sentence of Yekaterina Samutsevich, one of the three members of the activist group Pussy Riot, who were convicted in August of “hooliganism motivated by religious hatred” for staging a protest against Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Christ the Saviour cathedral in the Russian capital in February. Read More