Monitoring the case of Alexey Yarkovoy (session on January 31, 2020)

On January 31, 2020, a session was held in the Zhovtnevy District Court of Zaporozhye in the case of Yarkovoy Alexei, accused of committing criminal offenses under Part 1 of Article 307 and Part 2 of Article 309 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (illegal production, manufacture, acquisition, storage, transportation, transfer or sale of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances or their analogues and illegal production, manufacture, purchase, storage, transportation or transfer of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances or their analogues without the purpose of sale).

During the trial, the prosecutor filed requests for an examination of the drugs found on the defendant, as well as for the inclusion in the case file of the results of the search, inspection of telephones, SIM cards, memory cards and other documents. All requests were granted by the court, no objections from the defense were received.

Due to the need to familiarize themselves with the new evidence attached, the court decided to check the video, which is on the memory card provided by the prosecutor. But due to technical problems in this court session, the parties could not study the information from the video. To ensure the possibility of researching video materials, the court announced a break.

In this hearing, there were no violations of the lawfulness of the trial and the right to a fair trial of the participants in the trial.

The date of the next hearing will be specified by agreement of the parties.