The Finnish government is jealous of anyone getting financial benefits from anything. Everybody should stay poor because that guarantees submission under the corrupt authorities. If someone is collecting money for common benefit of the people, namely for spreading the truth, exposing the corrupt government, or legal expenses, that is a crime. This is how the cookie crumbles.
"One of the alleged crimes Mr Ilja Janitskin is accused of is crowdfunding.
The Finnish police suspect that Mr Janitskin has in October 2016 started two crowdfunding campaigns, one on gofundme.com and one on generosity.com, to raise money for his legal defense costs."