Rus News Journal

the Court has returned in Office of Public Prosecutor business ABT Galina Starovojtovoj`s murder

On Wednesday in city court of Petersburg preliminary hearings on the case of murder of the deputy of the State Duma of the second convocation of Galina Starovojtovoj have proceeded, the correspondent " passes; News ".

" the Court has made the decision on return of business in Office of Public Prosecutor 4 redrawing up of the bill of particulars. This decision has been connected by that Stehnovsky accusation under article 33 a part 5 criminal codes of Russian Federation (complicity in commission of crime has wrongfully been brought). Leljavinu charge under article 138 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (infringement of secret of correspondence) in connection with the expiry of the term of prescription of a crime " has been dismissed; - has informed " News " one of the lawyers participating in process, Nikolay Kalmykov.

In turn victim Ruslan Linkov has informed journalists that Paul Stehnovsky was ekstradirovan from Belgium on representation of Office of Public Prosecutor of the Russian Federation in which it was qualified as the person who has undergone to criminal prosecution in the Russian Federation as the helper in an encroachment on life state or the public figure - article 277 of the criminal code of Russian Federation.

As he said, after an extradition Stehnovsky has been accused of an encroachment on life state or the public figure. The international rules of law ABT an extradition, charges forbidding toughening have been as a result broken. The court has decided that the Office of Public Prosecutor should correct this discrepancy, that is charge Stehnovsky should be shown in complicity.

Besides, according to Linkova, the court has made the decision on closing of criminal case concerning Vyacheslav Leljavina under article 138 a part 2 criminal codes of Russian Federation (infringement of secret of correspondence, telephone negotiations) behind the expiry of the term of prescription of a crime on " nereabilitirujushchim to circumstances ".

Within ten days business will be on the appeal in court, and then in five-day term the Office of Public Prosecutor should bring charge into accord.

the Legal investigation concerning Stehnovsky and Leljavina who has been passed in court on August, 1st, conducted management of FSB of the Russian Federation across Petersburg and Leningrad region. Preliminary hearings on business of Paul Stehnovsky and Vyacheslav Leljavina have begun on Monday on August, 15th.

In the end of December, 2004 Stehnovsky was ekstradirovan from Belgium, accusation in the commission of crime, 3 articles 222 provided by a part and article 277 of the criminal code of Russian Federation - illegal acquisition, transfer and weapon storage, an encroachment on life state or the public figure has been brought to it.

Then business Stehnovsky has been united W business of other figurant - Vyacheslav Leljavina who is accused of the crimes provided by a part of 2 articles 138 of the criminal code of Russian Federation and article 277 of the criminal code of Russian Federation - an encroachment on life state or the public figure.

Business in the relation Stehnovsky and Leljavina together with business in the relation of six defendants, which the court has taken out charge on June, 30th, have been allocated in separate manufactures from business N55 raised right after of murder of Galina Starovojtovoj. On June, 30th the city court of Petersburg has sentenced Yury Kolchin to 20 years of imprisonment, Vitaly Akishina by 23,5 years of imprisonment. Two defendants - Igor Krasnov and Yury Ionov were