Today a representative of the FSB in court noted that the decoding messages of Telegram users' keys are a technical tool and do not relate to information for which the FSB needs court permission. It is noted that the requested data is not protected by the Russian Constitution.
RBC publishes the final verdict of the Supreme Court:
The claim Telegram Messenger LLP refuse.
The Supreme Court’s decision was also supported by the Prosecutor General’s Office, noting that the technological aspects of the messenger’s work requested by the FSB are part of the tasks of the special services to ensure the safety of Russian citizens.
Representative Telegram Messenger LLP He said that an appeal against the decision of the Supreme Court would be filed.