Monitoring the trial of V. Yanukovych (court hearing of 09/13/2019)

Monitoring the trial of V. Yanukovych (court hearing of 09/13/2019) On September 13, a hearing was held in the Kiev Court of Appeal in the case of the ex-president of Ukraine V. Yanukovych.  On January 24, the Obolonsky District Court of Kiev pronounced a verdict convicting ex-President of Ukraine V. Yanukovych of high treason (Article 111 of the Code of Criminal Procedure) and complicity in the planning, preparation and

Monitoring the case of Sergei Goncharuk (session 09/05/2019)

Monitoring the case of Sergei Goncharuk (session 09/05/2019) Photo: zaxid.net  On September 5, a hearing was held in the Lvov Court of Appeal at which the appeal of the accused civil society activist S. Goncharuk was considered about the decision of the Shevchenkovsky district court of Lvov, which extended the detention of S. Goncharuk (accused of assaulting law enforcement officers in the building of the Lvov Court of Appeal) for

Request for support for Ukraine and Moldova

Request for support for Ukraine and Moldova In the newsletter (No. 7/2019) for friends and supporters of the ISHR German section e.V., we ask on page 2 for support for our project to strengthen the rule of law in Ukraine and on page 3 for destitute mothers in Moldova. Look here

Monitoring of the case on charges of Dmitry Gubin

Monitoring of the case on charges of Dmitry Gubin On September 05, 2019 in Kharkov, a trial of case No. 645/1034/19 supposed to be held on charges of journalist Dmitry Gubin for part 1 of article 263 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (Illegal handling of weapons, ammunition or explosives). By agreement of the parties to the criminal proceedings, the hearing was adjourned until October 16, 2019 (16:00). According

Monitoring the case of V. Muravitsky (court hearing 30.08.2019)

Monitoring the case of V. Muravitsky (court hearing 30.08.2019) On August 30, 2019, in the Korolevskiy District Court of Zhytomyr, a regular court session was held in the case of the journalist Vasily Muravitsky, who is accused of treason and encroachment on the territorial integrity of Ukraine (part 2 of article 110, part 1 of article 111, part 2 of article 161, part 1, article 258-3 of the Criminal

Monitoring the case of Andrei Khandrykin (sessions 08.22.19 and 08.30.19)

Monitoring the case of Andrei Khandrykin (sessions 08.22.19 and 08.30.19) On August 22 and 30, in the Dnieper district court of Kiev, court hearings were held in the case of an ex-officer of the “Berkut” riot police unit regarding the events that took place on Maidan on January 20, 2014. Andrei Khandrykin is one of three accused (two others left Ukraine) of torturing protesters during a confrontation between police

Monitoring the case of Natalya Kulish

Monitoring the case of Natalya Kulish 06/13/2019 in the Galicia district court of the city of Lvov with the participation of the presiding judge Strelbitsky V.V. a session was held in criminal proceedings on suspicion of Kulish Natalya in committing a criminal offense under Part 3 of Article 149 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine to which the measure of restraint was applied in the form of detention for

Monitoring of the case of A. Melnik, A. Kryzhanovsky, I. Pasichny, I. Kunik (session 08.28.19)

Monitoring of the case of A. Melnik, A. Kryzhanovsky, I. Pasichny, I. Kunik (session 08.28.19) On August 28, a regular court session was held in the Gadyachsky District Court of the Poltava Region in the case of the head of the “Visit” television company Alexander Melnik, who is one of the four accused (together with A. Kryzhanovsky, I. Pasichny, I. Kunik) in the case of the murder of

Monitoring the case of Elena Zaitseva and Gennady Dronov (session on 08/14/2019)

Monitoring the case of Elena Zaitseva and Gennady Dronov (session on 08/14/2019) Photo: vfokuse.org  On August 14, a hearing was held in the Kharkov Court of Appeal to consider the appeals of E. Zaitseva and G. Dronov, accused in the case of violation of traffic safety rules by vehicle drivers, which resulted in the death of six people. The session began at a pre-announced time and, due to the big

Monitoring of the trial in the case of Andrei Tatarintsev (session on August 15, 2019)

Monitoring of the trial in the case of Andrei Tatarintsev (session on August 15, 2019) 08/15/19, the Zaporozhya Court of Appeal held a hearing in the case of Tatarintsev Andrey, accused of participating in events in eastern Ukraine, namely, in a terrorist organization, aiding in the conduct of the aggressive war, by prior conspiracy by a group of people, cruel treatment of prisoners of war and civilians. The day