Roskomnadzor on the basis of the decision of the Central district court
Barnaul made in the unified register of prohibited resources the website of the project “Children-404″ (, which supports LGBT teenagers. About it “Interfax” on Tuesday, October 11, reported the press Secretary of Department Vadim Ampelonskiy.

In the judgment, adopted on 13 April 2016, it was stated that the block resource requested by the Prosecutor of Barnaul. Office of public Prosecutor, having inspected the site, found the free access to information explicitly advocating non-traditional sexual relations among minors, “and that homosexuality among boys, lesbianism among girls, bisexual relationships among children,” said the court.

The representative of the project at the hearing objected to this decision and offered to come not only from the subjects of the project and of its objectives, among which including the prevention of suicide attempts.

However, the court sided with the prosecution and decided to accept the information
promotes unconventional sexual relationships among
minors on the website of the project “Children-404″ forbidden
for distribution in Russia.

On the basis of this decision, Roskomnadzor has made the website the registry
banned resources and Monday, October 10, notified its owners about the need for days to remove illegal content, warning that otherwise the website will be blocked.

According to information on the website “Children 404″ project, where he supports homosexual, bisexual, and transgender adolescents. In the framework of the project in social networks published letters from LGBT teenagers, and from adults with words of encouragement to these children. Project collaborate professional psychologists providing teenagers free help.

In Roskomnadzor has advised the project “start to post lion”

On receipt of a notification from the Ministry on his page in the social network “Vkontakte” announced the Creator of the project Elena Klimova. She noted that the letter of Roskomnadzor “went down” yesterday, and what information should be removed, it was not reported. “A judgment not shared. Well, really, why,” said Klimov.

“Thus, the most likely (do not write “probably” because nothing is impossible to foresee; and suddenly another six months will think?), the project site will soon be blocked on the territory of the Russian Federation”, – she said stressing that the mirror site will not. At the time of this writing, access to the resource was not limited.

“Gazety” asked for clarification about prohibited information on the website “Children 404″ to the head of the press service of Roscomnadzor Vadim Ampelonskiy. But he advised all the questions to send to the court. “We did a examination on the project “Children-404″, and our position has not changed. The decision to block was made in April, but came to us just now. The Agency is waiting for the decision of the site administration to remove prohibited content,” – said the representative office.

When asked whether inappropriate content is all published on the website, Ampelonskiy said: “In principle Yes”. “Out of them – completely change the repertoire, for example, to start post seals”, – with sarcasm he added.

The project “Children-404″ it’s been a few ships

Recall that in February 2015 the website of the project “Children-404″ was included in the black list for “description of method of suicide”, but later the resource was excluded from the register is prohibited.

In April last year the October district court of St.-Petersburg have already made the decision about the lock on the territory of Russia “Vkontakte” group “Children-404″, but it was never implemented.

In July 2015, the administrator of the community “Children-404″ Elena Klimova has been fined by a court in Nizhny Tagil on 50 thousand rubles for the propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations among minors. The Creator of the project appealed the decision, and it was cancelled. However, before Klimau announcedthat the Supreme court upheld the ruling on the penalty in force. “What now? The constitutional court and the ECHR. I live further”, – she wrote on his page in the social network “Vkontakte”.

In September 2015, Roskomnadzor has made in the unified register of prohibited information five communities in social network “Vkontakte” that promotes homosexuality among teenagers, including “Children-404. LGBT Teens.” It was noted that the community entered in the register on the basis of the decision of the Central district court of Barnaul on August 7, 2015. The court ordered to block the public “Children-404″, recognizing the information contained on the community page, “propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations among teenagers”.

Four days after the warning of Roskomnadzor administration of “Vkontakte” decided to block the community page. The representative of a social network Georgy Lobushkin explained that despite long discussions with the lawyers, “Vkontakte” “could not find a legitimate reason to leave the community open,” according to RBC.

Journalist, writer and human rights activist Elena Klimova from Nizhny Tagil created the project “Children 404″ in 2013. In addition, Klimova published a book with the stories of LGBT children complaining of ill treatment from peers, teachers and their parents. But Russian filmmakers Askold Kurov and Pavel Loparev made a documentary “Children 404″. However, a distribution certificate he has not received. The authors have also faced harassment by the prosecution, and the premiere tried to disrupt.

Klimova, defending the idea of his project aimed at protecting the rights of LGBT adolescents, emphasized that the community “Children-404″ has always been prohibited ads about Dating for any purpose, and the more explicit images of sexual relations between adolescents and adults.

Roskomnadzor has made the website “Children 404″ to LGBT teenagers in the banned list 11.10.2016

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