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Russian opposition activist Taisiya Osipova sits in the defendant's cage in a courtroom in the western Russian city of Smolensk on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012. She was sentenced to eight years in prison on drug charges, her husband said, in a ruling that drew immediate opposition outrage. (AP Photo/Mitya Aleshkovskiy)
Photo by: Mitya Aleshkovskiy
Russian opposition activist Taisiya Osipova sits in the defendant's cage in a courtroom in the western Russian city of Smolensk on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012. She was sentenced to eight years in prison on drug charges, her husband said, in a ruling that drew immediate opposition outrage. (AP Photo/Mitya Aleshkovskiy)

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