with the encouragement of drug use suggest to deprive of freedom for a period up to 12 years. This initiative was made by the Duma Commission on investigation of facts of interference of foreign States into Russia’s internal Affairs.
the Commission proposes to amend article 230 of the Criminal code of the Russian Federation concerning the encouragement of the consumption of drugs via the Internet and other means of communication. Commission Chairman Vasily Piskarev said that this activity is not spelled out in the criminal code, reports “Interfax”.
“12 years old this may be, it seems, is a very serious punishment, but it is. The Internet is no place for involvement in the Commission of crime, especially drug trafficking,” said Piskarev.