The former head of the region of Karelia was convicted of abuse of power

The court gave a suspended sentence to the ex-head of the Prionezhsky district of Karelia for abuse of power for abuse of office. This was reported to “” in the republican prosecutor's office.

The official was given a four-year suspended sentence. He was also deprived of the right to hold positions in government agencies for a period of three years.

As the court established, while serving as the head of the municipal district, Luchin continued to lead his construction company, which erected two apartment buildings in Zaozerie in violation of current regulations, with the use of substandard materials and unskilled labor. This housing, with the assistance of an official, was sold to local authorities in 2014 under the program of resettlement of citizens from emergency houses.

Luchin's actions caused damage to the budget of 40 million rubles.



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