Moscow court sanctions arrest of Luzhkov’s brother-in-law

A Moscow court sanctioned on Wednesday the arrest of Viktor Baturin, the brother-in-law of former Moscow mayor Yury Luzhkov, on charges of attempted fraud. Baturin, who is already serving a suspended sentence, was detained in the Russian capital on Monday. Investigators claim he demanded payment of 10.8 million rubles ($344,000) from his billionaire sister’s company […]