To support the ex-Minister of justice Oleksandr Lavrynovych, the court found the deputies from the Opposition bloc Vadim Novinsky, Mikhail Dobkin and Nikolay Skorik. Scheduled for 17:00 court session on election of a preventive measure for Lavrynovych has not yet begun, the correspondent LIGA.net.
Start of meeting delayed due to the fact that the judge is engaged in another process, as well as the lawyer ex-the Minister.
Commenting on his visit to the Pechersk district court, Novinsky told reporters: “My business is not here. I came to give moral support to Oleksandr Lavrynovych”.
We will remind, the Office of special investigations of the Department of special investigations of the General Prosecutor’s office of Ukraine makes pre-judicial investigation in criminal proceedings on suspicion Lavrynovych, the defendant in cases of seizure of state power by Viktor Yanukovych in 2010.
Lavrynovych suspected of committing a criminal offense under part 2 of article 27, part 1 of article 109 of the criminal code of Ukraine – actions directed on violent change or overthrow of the constitutional order or the seizure of state power.
Lavrynovych argued that in the process of rolling back the Constitution of 1996 are “just doing their functional duties,” the head of the Ministry of justice.