Rus News Journal

The seriously ill patient have allowed to bail to court

the State Duma has passed in the second and third readings the law providing possibility of change of a preventive punishment by the seriously ill patient. With the similar initiative the president of the Russian Federation after death of the lawyer of fund Hermitage Capital Sergey Magnitsky has acted.
the Law is directed on maintenance of a constitutional law suspected or accused of commission of crime on life and health protection, it is marked in the explanatory note to the document.
in the law it is said that the seriously ill figurants of business who are in the status suspected or accused, will not take into custody to court. Thus disease should be certified the medical certificate which has been taken out on the basis of physical examination.
It is supposed that the list of the serious illness interfering holding in custody, an order of their medical survey and the medical certificate form will affirm the government of the Russian Federation.
As it is marked in the explanatory note to the document, in 2008. In pre-trial detention centres from available diseases 276 persons, and in 2009 have died. - 233 persons. Thus overwhelming majority of cases of death of the suspected and accused has been caused by presence in them heavy illness quite often hard to cure or nekurabelnoj pathologies (the started cases of a tuberculosis, a HIV - infections at a terminal stage of disease, onkopatologija and etc.).
we Will remind, Sergey Magnitsky has died in a pre-trial detention centre on November, 16th of this year According to preliminary data, the death has come from warm insufficiency. The lawyer passed accused on the case of evasion from payment of taxes to 500 million rbl.