Practice has shown that the measure relating to defamation, mistakenly accepted.Now any accuser could almost with impunity insult and denigrate anyone, including through the media and the Internet.Therefore, the recently re-libel is a criminal offense.However, it is not punishable by imprisonment, but for it would have to pay large fines, the size of which, depending on the gravity of the offense may be up to 5 million rubles.
At the same time were approved amendments to existing legislation concerning the establishment of the register of banned websites.According to thes
e amendments, Russia will create an automated information system (single register domain names, network addresses of sites that contain prohibited information).This responsibility will be entrusted to a special authorized body of the Government of the Russian Federation.The formation and maintenance of the register will be based on the results of monitoring of the Internet.By monitoring may be held by any organization registered in the territory of the Russian Federation and have the necessary technical capabilities.
Currently, the law provides that this monitoring will be carried out in three main areas: search for sites that promote child pornography, spreading information about the acquisition or manufacture of drugs and giving instructions on how to implement a suicide.But it is possible that the powers of the supervising authority will be expanded, including the possibility of bringing to justice those who spread slander on the Internet.
meantime, a citizen or a legal entity believes that its common against the information is false, defamatory, damaging his honor, dignity and business reputation, is to complain to the World Court.Such cases are dealt with by the court at the location of the defendant.