The Deputy public Prosecutor asked to cancel a sentence Chudnovets

Eugene Chudnovets

The Deputy General Prosecutor Leonid Korzhinek has made to the Supreme court cassation representation on a sentence concerning the inhabitant of the Kurgan region Eugenia Chudnovets, convicted repost in the social network. About it “” the press service of the Prosecutor General.

As said the representatives of the Supervisory authority, the Prosecutor’s office puts the question is not about mitigation, but about the abolition of the sentence “and the termination of the criminal proceedings for lack of corpus delicti”.

“This decision can take the Kurgan regional court, if the Supreme court agrees with the proposal of the Deputy attorney General and Institute the appeal proceedings”, — noted in press service.

Previously it Korzhinek asked to cancel the verdict of the opposition leader, Ildar Dadina convicted of repeated violations of the rules of picketing. The wording was the same — lack of evidence. February 22, the Supreme court overturned a guilty verdict against the Dading and decided to release him from custody.

Chudnovets census in the social network “Vkontakte” video abuse counselors children camp over the naked pupil. Later this video was deleted from the Internet. According to condemned, it was done to draw attention to the incident.

Kurgan regional court on 22 December 2016 admitted Chudnovets guilty to distributing child pornography and was sentenced to six months in prison. Later the appellate court reduced the term for a month.

Earlier it became known that Chudnovets decided not to ask for pardon because he does not consider himself guilty. The defence filed a cassation appeal against the verdict and intends to appeal to the European court of human rights.