The armed forces upheld the deprivation of Ilya Ponomarev, Deputy mandate

Ilya Ponomarev

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MOSCOW, March 9. /TASS/. The appeals Collegium of the Supreme court of the Russian Federation upheld the decision of the state Duma on early deprivation of Deputy powers Ilya Ponomarev, accused of complicity in the embezzlement of funds allocated for promotion developed by the Fund “SKOLKOVO” innovation. Thus was rejected the appeal of protection ex-MP, reports TASS.

“The Supreme court decision to leave without change, the appeal complaint of protection without satisfaction”, – announced the decision of the panel of judges.