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The district court sentenced 23-the summer inhabitant of Ekaterinburg to three years probation for purchasing testosterone from Belarus. The man was found guilty in smuggling of potent substances (part 1 of article 226.1 of the criminal code), writes “the Media”.
Previously, the defendant pleaded guilty; his case was considered in a special order. Before sentencing him to 30 days sent to the hospital psychiatric hospitals.
The case against the Yekaterinburg had been instituted after the fall of 2017 it stopped outside the post office, where he took came from Belarus the parcel with the ordered online hormonal drug Sustaged. It includes 1-testosterone (17бета-hydroxy-5альфа-androst-1-EN-3-one), which in 2007 was included in the list of substances forbidden for the free importation into Russia.
Hormones needed a young man for hormone replacement therapy, which he started independently, without the opinion of a special medical Commission. Early Yekaterinburg was a girl, but felt uncomfortable in my own body, and eventually decided to replace the floor. After commencement of the case, the transgender had to temporarily stop taking medications that carries risks to health and can provoke the development of cancer.
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