In Russia regularly fined citizens expressing dissent.
Blogger Ruslan Sokolovsky was fined 15 thousand rubles for a picket with a poster “Putin sucker” in red square near the Kremlin walls. This writes the Chronicle.info with reference to inshe.tv.
He was found guilty of violating the rules of public events (part 5 of article 20.2 of the administrative code). Sokolowski and his lawyer was not present, they asked him to move, but the court decided not to do it.
24 Jun Sokolowski detained on red square for holding pickets against the law on contempt.