In March, two weeks before Vladimir Putin won Russia's presidency for the
third time, members of the female band high-kicked and danced in Moscow's main
cathedral, singing "Virgin Mary, drive Putin away!"
The three now face years in jail in a case that has outraged human rights
Madonna voiced support for Pussy Riot at a Tuesday night concert in Moscow,
saying she'd "pray for them."
She then turned her bare back, which had "Pussy Riot" written on it, to the
audience and put on the mask. Pussy Riot band members make it a point to wear
the masks, or balaclavas, which have become a symbol for the group.