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The lawyer has appealed against sentence eks - to lieutenant colonel Hodychu from Kushchevsky

  Protection has submitted the appeal on a sentence to the former head of department of the Center on counteraction to extremism of the Municipal Department of Internal Affairs of Krasnodar territory in a village to Kushchevsky Alexander Hodychu denounced by Kushchevsky district court by 8 years of a colony.

« the Sentence has not entered validity. I direct the appeal on a court sentence to judicial board on criminal cases of the Krasnodar regional court. In it it is underlined set of the transgressions admitted by consideration of criminal case in court and adjudgment » - the lawyer eks - the lieutenant colonel Yury Korotchenko has informed.

He has specified that has asked in the document « to make the lawful decision » on business. Date of consideration of the complaint is not appointed yet, informs Interfax - the South.

As it was informed, on April, 18th the Kushchevsky district court of Kuban recognised And. Hodycha guilty of swindle in especially large size (ch. 4 items 159 of the criminal code of Russian Federation) also has sentenced it to 8 years of imprisonment with serving in a standard regime penal colony. The court also has decided to deprive of the defendant of a special rank « the lieutenant colonel of militia » also has forbidden to take within three years of a post in state structures, but has thus left the state awards.

The defendant of the fault did not recognise, asked to justify it and specified on « excessive politicisation of process ».

After announcement of a sentence the lawyer eks - the policeman Vitaly Karpika has told that « the judge has actually changed the state accuser, without having accepted actually any argument of protection ».

the Representative of state charge has declared then to journalists that is happy with a sentence and does not see the basis for its contest. He offered 9 affairs of a colony for Hodycha.

Under the version of the investigation, Hodych has committed a crime in Kushchevsky area of Kuban when still worked as the chief of department in city of Tihoretske UBOP the Municipal Department of Internal Affairs on edge. At the moment of detention, in the end of 2010 it already worked in Kushchevsky.