September ,29 the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation will consider the appeal against the decision by the so-called "Supreme Court" of the Crimea to ban the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, First Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Nariman Dzhelyal reported on Facebook.
According to the "Lists of cases on the docket" published on the website of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, the hearing is scheduled for 11.00 a.m.
The appeal against the decision to ban the activities of the public association "Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People" in the manner and on the grounds stipulated by Article 9 of the Federal Law as of 25.07.2002, № 1145-FZ "On countering extremist activities", reads the case description.
April 26, the so-called "Supreme Court" of the Crimea banned the Mejlis activity in the territory of the annexed peninsula. The Mejlis’s defense submitted the appeal to the Russia’s Supreme Court.
Ukraine also intends to challenge the decision by the Russian Federation to ban the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People in the European Court of Human Rights.