The article is devoted to the «Process of SR Combat Organization» which was held since 18 up to 25 February, 1904 and which become a prominent event in the public life of Russia of the beginning of the XX century. For its progress the authorities including imperiality and Nikolai II himself, conservatives, liberals and revolutionaries followed with strained attention.
The article analyzes the behavior of the leaders and members of SR Combat Organization under investigation, during the trial and after the verdict. It is shown that to testify during interrogation refused the minority of the involved in the process of the terrorists, the majority, including G.A. Gershuni, and during the investigation and in court denied his involvement in the military organization; all the defendants refused the final word. Almost all prisoners on the process petitioned for a pardon as soon as the verdict was announced, as well  as serving their sentences. All this is largely not in line proclaimed by
the Code of Conduct of the revolutionary at court.

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M. I. Leonov

Samara National Research University

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