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 of the ex-Minister of justice Oleksandr Lavrynovych, the defendant in cases of seizure of state power by Viktor Yanukovych in 2010. About it reports a press-service GPU.
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.
In the criminal proceedings on 1 September the former Minister of justice was informed about the suspicion on the fact of implementation of actions aimed at seizure of state power and pre-committed in collusion.
The suspect handed the petition for election measures of restraint in form of detention, which is September 14 2014 is directed for consideration in essence in court. Kiev.
Consideration of the petition is scheduled for 17:00 on 14 September 2017 in Pechersky district court address: Kreschatik str., 42.
On the eve of 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.
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