Michael Efremovich: Maxim Blinov / RIA Novosti
Actor Mikhail Yefremov can escape punishment for deadly road accident from-for problems with health. Chances are the artist was evaluated by a psychiatrist of the highest category Victor Kosenko, writes channel five.
Proven state of insanity of the accused may be grounds for exemption from liability, said the psychiatrist. According to Kosenko, if it is confirmed that Ephraim in the time of the accident was an epileptic fit, he will suffer penalties for drunk driving.
Also there is another way by which the actor will escape punishment. In particular, for the fatal accident he was not punished, if the stationary confirmed that it was an alcoholic psychosis, for example, “in the context of delirium tremens, hallucinosis, paranoid”.
Earlier it became known that during the trial, the lawyers will try to build a line of defense around the neurological disorder suffered Efremov. It was noted that the lawyers plan to say that the artist had a seizure before the accident. Lawyer Elman Pashayev called this version of stupidity and utter nonsense.
The accident occurred on 8 June. Machine of Ephraim, who was in an alcohol intoxication, has left on an oncoming lane and crashed into a van whose driver, Sergey Zakharov, died in the hospital due to blood loss. The artist himself was not injured, he was sent under house arrest until August 9.
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