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№ 30 - Crna Reka: an isolated Case or regular Practice?
№ 30 - Crna Reka: an isolated Case or regular Practice?

Author(s): Editorial Board Helsinki Charter
Subject(s): Substance abuse and addiction, Social Norms / Social Control, Penal Policy
Published by: Helsinški odbor za ljudska prava u Srbiji
Keywords: drug addicts in Serbia;Branislav Peranovic;Nemanja Radisavljevic;
Summary/Abstract: Only two weeks after the Vreme weekly carried the story about brutal “treatment” of drug addicts in the Spiritual Rehabilitation Center Crna Reka Serbia’s public seems to have cleanly forgotten the case. State institutions promptly reacted at shocking scenes of abuse against beneficiaries of the Center broadcast or carried by all the media. Ombudsman Sasa Jankovic filed criminal charges against nine persons for quackery and serious injuries, the Ministry of Healthcare dispatched an inspection to the Center, the Municipal Prosecutor of Tutin initiated investigation against the Center’s manager, Archpriest Branislav Peranovic and his deputy, deacon Nemanja Radisavljevic suspected of brutality and violence, whereas the police begun large scale investigation.

  • Page Count: 6
  • Publication Year: 2009
  • Language: English, Serbian