No 47 : 30 November 1977

THE STRUGGLE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE SOVIET UNION CONTINUES

None of the reports in this issue have yet been digitised. Page numbers for the pdf version
(CCE 47, see below) are given next to the items in this Contents page

1. The Trial of Felix Serebrov [8]

2. The Trial of Vladimir Rozhdestvov [10]

3. HELSINKI GROUPS UNDER INVESTIGATION

– The Case of Alexander Ginzburg [13]
– The Case of Yury Orlov [16]
– The Persecution of the Working Commission
on the abuse of psychiatry [17]
– The Case of Anatoly Shcharansky [19]
– The Case of Matusevich and Marinovich [23]

4. ARRESTS, SEARCHES, INTERROGATIONS

– The Arrest of Snegiryov [23]
– The Arrest of Valentina Pailodze [24]
– Case Number 186 and other incidents [25]

5. EVENTS IN LITHUANIA

– The Trial of Lapienis, Matulionis and Pranskunaite [29]
– The Arrest of Petkus [30]
– Searches and Interrogations [31]
– Disturbances in Vilnius [33]
– The Lithuanian Helsinki Group [34]

6. PERSECUTION OF BELIEVERS

– Catholics [36]
– Adventists [37]
– Baptists
– Pentecostalists [40]

7. PERSECUTION OF CRIMEAN TATARS [40]
– Petitions [44]

8. THE RIGHT TO LEAVE [46]

– Pentecostalists [50]
[photos, pdf 50-56]
– Those who have left [61]

9. The Jewish Movement [64]

10. IN THE PRISONS AND CAMPS [66]

– Vladimir Prison
– The Mordovian Camps
– The Perm Camps [70]
– In Other Camps and Prisons
– Letters and Statements of Political Prisoners [77]
– In Defence of Political Prisoners [81]
– Releases

11. After Release [84]

12. In Exile [85]

13. In the Psychiatric Hospitals [86]

– the Special Psychiatric Hospitals (Kazan,
Chernyakhovsk, Dnepropetrovsk, Leningrad)
– In Ordinary Hospitals

14. Extrajudicial Persecution [88]

15. Miscellaneous News [89]

16. Letters and Statements [91]

17. Discussion of the 1977 Draft Constitution (Conclusion) [99]

18. Official Documents [100]

19. Samizdat update [102]

20. Trials of Recent Years [104]

21. Corrections and additions [105]

[End notes, 105 pdf]

TENTH YEAR OF PUBLICATION

First publication in English, Amnesty International, May 1978

CCE 47 : 30 November 1977 (AI pdf)

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