An opposition supporter holds a poster reading "Free Lebedev" near the building of a court which sanctioned the arrest of leftist activist Konstantin Lebedev in Moscow, Thursday, Oct.

 

              An opposition supporter holds a poster reading "Free Lebedev"  near the building of a court which sanctioned the arrest of  leftist activist Konstantin Lebedev in Moscow, Thursday, Oct.
An opposition supporter holds a poster reading "Free Lebedev" near the building of a court which sanctioned the arrest of leftist activist Konstantin Lebedev in Moscow, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. Russia's top investigative agency filed criminal charges Thursday against Konstantin Lebedev, an assistant of opposition leader Sergei Udaltsov, continuing a widespread crackdown on the movement against President Vladimir Putin. The Investigative Committee said in a statement that Left Front member Konstantin Lebedev has been charged with plotting mass riots and could face a jail term of up to ten years. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)