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The head of the Russian Federal Property Fund in Komi is condemned for 7 years of prison

the Supreme court of Komi has sentenced to seven years of imprisonment with punishment serving in a colony of a high security of the head of representation of the Russian fund of federal property on Komi (Russian Federal Property Fund) of Yury Gurov for attempt of reception of a bribe. The sentence and to the second figurant of criminal case Sergey Kunitsky is pronounced. For complicity in reception of a bribe it is sentenced to 5 years of imprisonment conditionally with passage of a trial period within two years.
as Yury Gurov Vladimir Revako`s lawyer, neither it has declared, nor its client do not agree with such severe punishment. therefore we intend to appeal within ten days in the Supreme court of Russia - the lawyer has underlined.

as he said, that Gurov and did not begin to plead guilty, quite logically. The lawyer is convinced that in the present state of affairs there is no crime event as to infringement of the law of the head of the Russian Federal Property Fund have provoked pravoohraniteli. He also considers that Gurov does not represent danger to a society to bear real punishment.

however judges have not considered arguments of protection of Yury Gurov, but have partially taken into consideration arguments of a state accuser of Ekaterina Tsummer. She demanded from justice to deprive Gurov of freedom for eight years with serving in a high security colony, and Kunitsky - for six years.

Sergey Kunitsky and its defender for given time are not inclined to appeal against against a judgement, indirectly having let know that the verdict suited them. Conditional term is given, as the defender Kunitsky, taking into account softening circumstances considers. Kunitsky on January, 29th, in the last word has asked court not to isolate it from a society as has sincerely repented and completely recognised the fault from the moment of detention, assisted to an investigation. He also has informed on a recent birth of the daughter.

Yury Gurov has been detained on the night of August, 9th, 2007. The head of the regional Russian Federal Property Fund which duties included realisation of the property confiscated from debtors under decisions and sentences of courts, should sell arrested person KamAz. When there was a buyer, Gurov, according to Office of Public Prosecutor, has agreed with offer of the client to get a vehicle for 900 thousand rbl. though its estimated cost has made 600 thousand rbl. the Head of representation of fund, according to a state accuser, has issued the purchase and sale contract on 600 thousand rbl., and 300 thousand more has asked to transfer it cash without registration through the intermediary Kunitsky. He has been detained on August, 8th at the moment of reception of money from the buyer it has appeared whom operupolnomochennyj UBOP the Ministry of Internal Affairs across Komi.