Law enforcement officials in Crimea fined a Simferopol resident for posting on the social network "Vkontakte" the music of "Kolovrat" rock band, which is considered extremist in Russia.
According to the press-service of the "Crimean Prosecutor's Office", a Simferopol resident, 23, posted on his page the music included in the Federal List of Extremist Materials,” - "music of Kolovrat rock band of radical nationalist orientation."
To prevent mass distribution in Crimea of banned in Russian songs, the prosecutor of the Central District of Simferopol initiated against the social network user the administrative proceedings under Art. 20.29 of the Code of the Russian Federation on Administrative Offenses (mass distribution of extremist materials included in the published Federal List of Extremist Materials).
According to the suit of the Prosecutor's Office, the Central District Court of Simferopol imposed on him the administrative penalty of one thousand rubles.
The Prosecutor's Office states that during the prosecutor's inspection the 'offender deleted the files himself. "