The lawyer for opposition activist Alexei Navalny (above) says his client will be charged in a probe over losses at state-owned forestry firm...KirovLes.
If convicted Navalny, 36, could face 2-5 years in jail.
The anti-corruption crusading lawyer has been arrested 2x for protests vs Putin.
AND: Billionaire Alexander Lebedev told BLOOMBERG that he expects to go to jail...with Putin now fully in control.
He claims to have been persecuted for 3 years...over a fight with a businessman.
Lebedev's Russian bank is also being investigated.
He says Putin is trying to drive him out of Russia...but he refuses to leave.
Lebedev is worth $1.2 billion and owns a crusdaing newspaper in Moscow and a troubled newspaper in the UK.
He has also helped financed activists like Navalny.
Hundreds of Russians rallied for jailed and forgotten protesters.
12 protesters held since a 6 May protest vs Putin's election...were remembered in a Moscow rally.
TO READ: http://www.rferl.org/content/opposition-rally-begins-in-moscow/24657800.html