In the state Duma supported the decision on initiation of proceedings against Navalny

A member of the Duma Committee on state construction and legislation Evgeny Marchenko said he supported the decision of the SC on excitation of criminal cases against Alexei Navalny of slander, calling the behaviour policy of "blatant arrogance and rudeness".

Earlier Russia's Investigative Committee opened against Alexei Navalny a criminal case on slander against veteran 93-year-old participant of the great Patriotic war of Ignat Artemenko. According to the investigation, the politician broke the law, commenting on the video of the TV channel RT, which Artemenko expressed its position regarding the amendments to the Constitution. The Moscow Prosecutor's office acknowledged the case legitimate.

"Of course, support the decision of the Investigative Committee because it is blatant arrogance and rudeness on the part of Navalny," - said Marchenko RIA Novosti.

He noted that such behaviour policy has repeatedly gotten away with it, in particular this applies to provoking children to participate in illegal demonstrations and mass disturbances.

The MP stressed that the participants of the video only stated the position about what support the amendments to the Constitution. "What right does he have to say about these famous people just because they have their point of view?" the MP said.

Earlier on Monday, the grandson insulted the Bulk of the veteran Igor Kolesnikov, commenting on the defamation case, has told RIA Novosti that he is thankful to the investigating authorities for justice. He also previously told me that his grandfather became ill with heart when he learned of the insults in the address from the Bulk.

He said that the offensive statements of policy about the people starring in the video of the TV channel RT in support of the amendments to the Constitution of Russia, including Artemenko, will remain on his conscience. Also the video was filmed and became the object of criticism Bulk academician Leo Bokeria, actors Vasily Lanovoy, Irina Kupchenko and Ivan Okhlobystin, cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko, a designer Artemy Lebedev and others. Insults Navalny condemned the chief doctor of the district hospital gorodischenskiy Penza region Alexey Kargin, a member of the Central auditing Commission of the popular front, the head of the Executive Committee of the popular front Mikhail Kuznetsov, co-Chairman of the Central headquarters of the onf Elena Tsoneva and others.

Navalny has two conditional conviction: five years for "Kirovles" and "Yves Rocher". All charges he strongly denies, considering his criminal prosecution was politically motivated. The first case involved the embezzlement of more than 16 million rubles, the second - with the theft of more than 30 million rubles.