In the Crimea overturned the conviction of activist Baluku

В Крыму отменили приговор активисту Балуху

The case of Baloha sent for re-investigation

Crimea court sent the case of Baloha to the investigation.

The Supreme court of the occupied Crimea overturned the conviction of Ukrainian activist Volodymyr Baluku, sentenced to 3.5 years in prison, and sent the case for re-investigation. On Monday, October 2, on his page on the social network Facebook was reported by the activist of the Ukrainian cultural center in the Crimea Mikhail Batrak.

According to the lawyer Olga Dinze, her client has left the measure of restraint in form of detention, however, protection will petition for its abolition.

“The reason for the cancellation of the sentence that the judge had wrongly considered the statement of its withdrawal, because she had obvious interest in the consideration of this criminal case”, – said Dinze.

Also, according to her, the behavior of the judge called it a serious violation of criminal procedural law and returned the criminal case to the court of first instance for consideration in another part.

Recall that in December 2013, Baluch hung over his house in the Crimean village Ukraine flag. 8 December of last year the FSB announced that during the searches were found on the roof of Baluja ammunition and dynamite. Krymchanin was arrested.

In August 2017 Baluja sentenced to three years and seven months in prison.