The father of Butynol denied the rumors about the plans of the Russians to admit guilt

The father of Butynol denied the rumors about the plans of the Russians to admit guilt

Russian student Maria Butina is not going to admit guilt in a us court, told “Izvestia” her father Valery Boutin. So he commented on reports of some Western media that the accused by US authorities of meddling in the country’s policy Russian woman is going to admit guilt.


Previously, on 10 December, Bloomberg news, citing court records, reported that in the statement of lawyers of Butynol requested December 11 hearing, during which the Russian woman is going to “change” their claim of innocence. From this the Agency draws conclusion that she’ll plead guilty. Butinai lawyers declined to comment, said RNS.

“Masha did not commit and far-fetched accusations is not recognized. The only thing she will agree — is that she should have to register [with the moj] as a foreign agent. Although in this case she did nothing illegal, only built bridges of friendship between Russia and the USA”, — said Valery Boutin.

He said that until 19 December, his daughter will be in prison, where she had previously placed on 30 days. Another hearing could be held from 11 to 13 December, said Boutin.

“The last time I spoke with her daughter on Friday. Despite the situation, I heard in her voice, the confidence and willingness to fight for justice”, — concluded the father of the arrested Russians.

Butina was arrested July 15 on charges of attempted penetration in the company, having influence on US policy, and the work of the unregistered noagenda. She faces up to 15 years in prison. The girl pleaded not guilty.

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