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

Monitoring the case of V. Muravitsky (court hearing 10.12.2019)

Monitoring the case of V. Muravitsky (court hearing 10.12.2019) On December 10, 2019, in the Korolevsky 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 of the case of Kernes G.A., Blinnik V.D., Smitsky E.N. (session 11/15/19)

Monitoring of the case of Kernes G.A., Blinnik V.D., Smitsky E.N. (session 11/15/19) On November 15, 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 illegal, by prior conspiracy by a group of people, imprisonment of two people with torture, as well as with the threat of murder. The accused

Monitoring the case of Natalya Van Doyveren (session 11.25.2019).

Monitoring the case of Natalya Van Doyveren (session 11.25.2019). 11/25/2019 at 2:30 pm in the Lychakovsky district court of the city of Lvov with the participation of Judge Lunyo S.I., prosecutor Boyko P.M., accused Van Douveren N.R., defenders Mytsyk A.V., Rever S.V. A session was held in criminal proceedings No. 12016140000000991 of 11/18/2016 on charges of Natalia Van Doeuren, born on 05.06.1970, in committing a criminal offense under Part

Monitoring the case of V. Muravitsky (court hearing 11.29.2019)

Monitoring the case of V. Muravitsky (court hearing 11.29.2019) On November 29, 2019, in the Korolevsky  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 of article 258-3 of the

Monitoring the trial of Alexander Shchegolev (session November 20, 2019)

Monitoring the trial of Alexander Shchegolev (session November 20, 2019) On November 20, a regular court session was held on the case of the former head 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 Maidan supporters (winter 2013-2014). Experts from the International Society for Human Rights continue to monitor this

Monitoring the trial of V. Yanukovych (court hearings November 18-25, 2019)

Monitoring the trial of V. Yanukovych (court hearings November 18-25, 2019) On September 18-25, the Kiev Court of Appeal held hearings in the case of ex-president of Ukraine V. Yanukovych. On January 24, the Obolonsky District Court of Kiev pronounced a verdict on ex-President of Ukraine V. Yanukovych, convicting him of high treason (Article 111 of the Code of Criminal Procedure) and complicity in the planning, preparation and conduct

Monitoring the case of Kulish Natalya (11/13/2019)

Monitoring the case of Kulish Natalya (11/13/2019) On November 13, 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 in relation to Kulish N., accused of committing a crime under Part 3 of Article 149 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine - “Human Trafficking”.

Summer 2019 – Hot topics

Summer 2019, hot topics in the project work of the German section in the 6 countries of the Eastern Partnership and Russia  

Monitoring the case of Mehti Logunov

Monitoring the case of Mehti Logunov On November 18, 2019, the Kharkov Court of Appeal examined the appeal against the judgment of the court of the first instance of July 30, 2018, according to which Mehti Logunov was convicted of high treason (Article 111 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine) and sentenced to 12 years in prison. More than a year has passed since the receipt of the appeal