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Yuri Orlov trial

Title
Yuri Orlov trial
Genre
Interview
TX Date
15 May 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:04:17
Description
Interview with Greville Janner MP on the trial of dissident Yuri Orlov in Moscow; the decision of the Soviet authorities to prevent John MacDonald from acting as his barrister in the case and civil and political rights under the Soviet regime. Interviewer not identified (poss. Vivian White).
Contributors
Greville Janner; Vivian White?
Keywords
Political prisoners; USSR; Legal decisions; Trials; Civil and political rights; Yuri Orlov; John MacDonald

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