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The general public prosecutor of Belarus Grigory Vasilevich: Why the doctor or the teacher who has received a bribe in some thousand dollars, should serve time in prison?

the Office of Public Prosecutor has already prepared changes and additions in the criminal legislation.

General public prosecutor Grigory Vasilevich on a press - conferences has brought up today a question on adequacy of punishment. He is assured that before to involve the person in a criminal liability it is necessary to consider the person of the criminal and the committed crime.

Now in the criminal code there are some excesses. For example, why the doctor or the teacher who has received a bribe in some thousand dollars, should serve time in prison? Such punishment will not bring effect. It is better to involve in that case in public or corrective works - the public prosecutor has voiced the point of view.

 

the Office of Public Prosecutor has already prepared changes and additions in the criminal legislation. In - the first, punishment for a bribe is planned to lower: from five till three years. In - the second to release from a criminal liability if the parties could agree even if grave crime is made.