Protection asked court to justify Ulyukayev

Protection asked court to justify Ulyukayev

Protection of the former Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev on the debate in Zamoskvoretsky court of Moscow has demanded to acquit the defendant, the correspondent of “Vedomosti”.

The crime was not confirmed, said the lawyer Timofei Gridnev. He also asked the court to remove the arrest from the property of the former Minister.

Earlier Monday, the prosecution demanded to sentence Ulyukayev to ten years in a penal colony and fined him 500 million rubles. in addition, the state would like to ban former Minister in ten years to occupy certain posts or to deprive him of his medals and other awards, and the title “Merited lawyer of Russia”.

In the debate, the Prosecutor said that the speaker acted out of selfish motives, although not experienced financial difficulties. As argument, the Prosecutor noted that the investigation was arrested belonged to Ulyukayev $1.3 million, 12 plots of land, two houses and Land Rover.