Leonid Markelovu: Vitaliy Belousov / RIA Novosti
The former head of the Mari El Republic Leonid Markelov in Moscow remand prison “Lefortovo”, was almost imprisoned in solitary confinement for what was put in her cell a portrait of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Saw the portrait of the employee of the Prosecutor General considered that the subject of breaking regulations, writes “Moskovsky Komsomolets” member of the Council on human rights under the President and Deputy Chairman of the Public monitoring Commission of Moscow eve Markachev.
Markelov told the Committee members that were cut out of the newspaper photo of the head of state on the background of the children placed in the frame and put against the wall. For this Prosecutor has brought representation to the prison administration, so the politician was waiting for him “is about to be placed in the Shu.” However, it has stood the staff of the Lefortovo — according to Marichevoy, it’s hardly the first case in the history of the prison, when the warden sided with the prisoner.
It is also reported that Markelov held accused of receiving a bribe by 235 million rubles, is preparing to transfer to Nizhny Novgorod will examine his case. He complains of severe joint pain, but refuses to make a deal with the investigation, despite the possibility of a transfer under house arrest.
In December 2018 Markachev reported on how prisoners in Lefortovo preparing for the New year. Markelov in addition, it also contains the former head of Komi Vyacheslav Gaizer, interior Ministry Colonel Dmitry Zakharchenko, former high-ranking members of the Investigative Committee and the Ukrainian sailors, detained in November after the incident with the ships of naval forces of Ukraine in Kerch Strait.
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