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“Punitive Psychiatry” in Russia

The Telegraph is running an aggressive editorial today to accompany their report on the harrowing resurgence of “punitive psychiatry” in today’s Russia.

Things are different in modern Russia, where, as we report in horrifying detail today, it takes only modest influence to secure the incarceration and chemical torture of a business rival, wealthy relative or prosecution witness, and where the sectioning of citizens hostile to the Kremlin seems set to become once more a fact of political life.

Telegraph: Labelled mad for daring to criticise the Kremlin