Monitoring of the case of A. Melnik, A. Kryzhanovsky, I. Kunik (session 12.17.19)

Monitoring of the case of A. Melnik, A. Kryzhanovsky, I. Kunik (session 12.17.19) On December 17, a regular court session was held in the Gadyatsky District Court of the Poltava Region in the case of the head of the television company “Visit” Alexander Melnik, who is one of the three accused (together with A. Kryzhanovsky, I. Kunik) in the murder of the mayor of Kremenchug A. Babayev and Judge

Monitoring the case of Natalya Kulish (session 12.16.19)

Monitoring the case of Natalya Kulish (session 12.16.19) On December 16, 2019 in the Zheleznodorozhny District Court of the city of Lvov with the participation of the panel of judges A. Kiriluk, N.  Rumilov, A. Liusha a session was held in criminal proceedings No. 12019140000000394 dated 04/17/2019 on charges of Kulish N. for committing a crime under the Part 3 of the Article 149 of the Criminal Code of

Monitoring of the case of Kernes G.A., Blinnik V.D., Smitsky E.N. (session 12/20/19)

Monitoring of the case of Kernes G.A., Blinnik V.D., Smitsky E.N. (session 12/20/19) On December 20, the Poltava Court of Appeal held a regular court hearing on the case of a Ukrainian politician, a Mayor of the city of Kharkov, Gennady Kernes, accused of unlawful imprisonment of two people by torture, conducted by a group of persons by prior conspiracy, as well as a threat of murder. At this

Monitoring the trial of Alexander Shchegolev (session 12/12/2019)

Monitoring the trial of Alexander Shchegolev (session 12/12/2019) On December 12, a regular court session was held on the case of the former head of the Main Directorate of the Security Service of Ukraine in Kiev and Kiev Region, Alexander Shchegolev, who is accused of having led the headquarters of the anti-terrorist operation conducted against supporters of the Maidan (winter 2013-2014). Experts from the International Society for Human Rights

Monitoring the trial of S. Zinchenko, P. Ambroskin, A. Marinchenko, S. Tamtura, O. Yanishevsky (session- December 17, 2019)

Monitoring the trial of S. Zinchenko, P. Ambroskin, A. Marinchenko, S. Tamtura, O. Yanishevsky (session- December 17, 2019) On December 17, a regular court session was held in Kiev on the case of ex-employees of the Kiev riot police “Berkut” regarding the events that took place on Maidan in January 2014. All five are accused of obstructing public rallies, abuse of power, murders, and other crimes. Experts from the

Monitoring of the case on charges of Konstantin Chernyshov (session 12/23/19)

Monitoring of the case on charges of Konstantin Chernyshov (session 12/23/19) On December 23, 2019, a hearing was held in the Ordzhonikidze district court of Kharkov in the case of Konstantin Chernyshov, accused of committing criminal offenses under Part 1 of Art. 111 (encroachment on the territorial integrity of Ukraine), part 1 of article 263 (illegal handling of weapons) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. According to information provided

Monitoring the case on charges of Chubarova Larisa (12/13/2019)

Monitoring the case on charges of Chubarova Larisa (12/13/2019) On December 13, 2019, the Kharkov Court of Appeal examined the appeal of Chubarova Larisa, a citizen of the Russian Federation, accused of committing a criminal offense on the grounds of part 4 of Art. 260 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine - the creation of paramilitary or armed groups not prescribed by law, part 1 of article 110 of

Monitoring of the case S.V. Kozak and S.V. Kustovetskaya (session 12.12.19)

Monitoring of the case S.V. Kozak and S.V. Kustovetskaya (session 12.12.19) 12.12.2019 in the Bogunsky District Court of Zhitomir, a hearing was held in the case of Kozak C.V. and Kustovetskaya S.V., accused of extortion and subsequent murder (part 4 of article 189, paragraph 6, 12 part 2 of article 115, Criminal Code of Ukraine). The incriminated articles provide for the possibility of life imprisonment. The International Society for

Monitoring the case of Vladimir Dovgalyuk (session 12/06/19)

Monitoring the case of Vladimir Dovgalyuk (session 12/06/19) 12/06/2019 in the Bogunsky District Court of Zhitomir, a hearing was held in the case of Vladimir Dovgalyuk accused of murder (paragraph 7 of Part 2 of Art. 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine). Hearing progress The representative of the victims and one of the victims did not appear at the hearing. By agreement of the participants in the trial,

Monitoring of the case of Vitaliy Sobenko and Arthur Melnikov (session 12/02/19)

Monitoring of the case of Vitaliy Sobenko and Arthur Melnikov (session 12/02/19) 12/02/2019, in the Frankovsky District Court of the city of Lvov, with the participation of Judge Vanivsky Yu. consideration of the case in criminal proceedings was held on charges of Vitaliy Sobenko born in 1998 and Melnik Arthur born in 2000 in committing a crime under Part 2 of Article 186 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine