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The court ordered 129 million rubles at the suit of the Ministry of culture of Russia with the defendants in the case, “the Seventh Studio” Kirill Serebrennikov’s colleagues, Alexei Malopolska and Yuri itina. On Friday, July 26, according to RIA Novosti.
Malopolski and Itin, accused of complicity in the fraudulent scheme Serebrennikov, as the Director put on probation. “Fixing Serebrennikov, itina and Malopolska is still possible without real punishment,” said the judge.
A former official of the Ministry of culture Sofia Apfelbaum, which the court reclassified the charges from fraud to negligence, imposed a fine, however, with the expiration of the limitation period the obligation to pay it off.
Serebrennikov was found guilty in the criminal case on the embezzlement of funds allocated from the state budget for the theater project “Platform”. The investigation found that the pieces of silver with partners through the establishment of his organization, “the Seventh Studio” stole 128,9 million, overstating the value of ongoing performances.
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