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One Pussy Riot member freed

A member of the Russian punk band Pussy Riot has been freed by a Moscow court for staging an anti-Kremlin protest in a Moscow cathedral, but two other members have had their two-year jail sentence upheld.

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Pussy Riot member receives suspended sentence

A Moscow City Court judge has issued a suspended sentence for one member of feminist trio Pussy Riot.

30-year-old Yekaterina Samutsevich has been freed, but 22-year-old Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, and 24-year-old Maria Alyokhina had their appeal rejected and the court upheld the two-year-sentence imposed on them in August.

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