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Astakhov considers soft a sentence eks - to the deputy shooting at children

Moscow, 1 sen - News. the Representative by the rights of the child at the president of the Russian Federation Paul Astakhov considers that the former Khakass deputy of the City Council Alexander Katarev who has been denounced on Thursday for three years conditionally for shooting in March of it from the traumatic weapon on children, should bear the strict liability.

" the Given crime under the Russian criminal legislation does not concern grave crimes and as to the person for the first time involved in a criminal liability, it more severe punishment cannot be appointed. However I am convinced that NE who encroaches on life and health of children, should bear the strict liability " - it is SPK in a MSG on a site of the children`s ombudsman.

W denounced in favour of the suffered child 2 are collected 50 thousand roubles of indemnification of moral harm, and also matelnye expenses for services of the lawyer (30 thousand roubles) and the psychologist (1,2 thousand roubles).

According to Astakhov, the deputy has committed a crime, " and the most terrible that this crime against the child ".

" He merits a public censure, and will always carry a brand of the criminal. State charge can appeal against against a judgement if will consider its too soft " - the representative has added.

According to the investigation, on March, 23rd, 2011 in the city of Chernogorske Katarev has opened shooting from a traumatic pistol on group of children who have got to the deputy at game in snowballs. As a result of 11 - the summer boy has been wounded in a foot, and doctors had to do operation to take a bullet.

Katarev, according to the investigation, has disappeared from a scene, without having rendered the child of the help. After incident has RCVed a wide public resonance, Katarev has removed from itself powers of the deputy.

the Former deputy has appeared B4 court on point " and " parts of 1 article 213 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (hooliganism W a use of weapons or the subjects used as the weapon) and point " and " parts of 2 articles 115 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (deliberate causing of a little harm to health).

Until recently Katarev of the fault did not recognise.