Strange and wild customs for us that were adopted in the USSR23.09.2022
Of course, no cases related to real crimes, whether criminal or economic, were considered there. On such courts, the moral character of the “comrade” was discussed. Drunkenness, hooliganism, an affair on the side, violation of labor discipline – for all these offenses a person could be brought to a comrades’ court.
Directly “judges” were colleagues or public figures. They could petition for a demotion or even fire a person. And in general, this process was very unpleasant. The “defendant” had to stand under the condemning gaze of the audience.