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Teacher Allegedly Hires Undercover Cop To Torture, Kill Former Student

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 04.16.2015 | Crime

A Russian school teacher is accused of hiring an undercover police officer to torture and murder a former student she harbored a "personal dislike" fo...

Police Find At Least 20 Clothed Female Corpses In Russian Home

Posted 01.04.2012 | Crime

Police in Russia have taken a man into custody after discovering that he had at least 20 dressed-up female corpses hidden in his apartment. Authori...

Russia May Introduce Convict Soviet-Style Labor

BusinessWeek | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

March 16 (Bloomberg) -- Russia may reintroduce convict labor based on the Soviet model as an alternative to incarceration as part of an overhaul of th...

Natalia Estemirova Killing The Latest In Attacks On Russian Activists

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Award-winning Russian rights activist Natalya Estemirova has been found dead hours after being kidnapped in Chechnya, reports Human Rights Watch. Es...

Russian Police Stage Murder To Catch Plotters

Times Online | Tony Halpin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In a scheme that could have been taken from a Hitchcock thriller, detectives arranged for Kermen Basangova, the head of a civil service academy in St ...