Tolokonnikova walks free

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, a member of the feminist punk group Pussy Riot, was released after being amnestied.

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, a member of the feminist punk group Pussy Riot, was released after being amnestied.

Tolokonnikova has now left the territory of the hospital of the Federal Service for the Enforcement of Punishments Krasnoyarsk Department, an Interfax correspondent has reported.

Another member of the Pussy Riot punk group, Maria Alyokhina, also was releasead on Monday. She left penitentiary #2 in Nizhny Novgorod where she was serving her sentence, Pyotr Verzilov, Tolokonnikova's husband Pyotr Verzilov told Interfax.

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