THE WORLDPOST
04/03/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Mikhail Khodorkovsky Trial Seen As Test For Medvedev

The second trial of former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, which kicks off with preliminary hearings Tuesday, offers a test case of President Dmitry Medvedev's promises to clean up the country's notorious judiciary, Khodorkovsky's lawyers and political analysts said.

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