The investigator asks the court until September 10 to extend the term of arrest of the citizen of Ukraine Hopes Savchenko, accused of belonging to the deprivation of life of the Russian correspondents, reports journalist Last news from the courtroom.
during this period of time, According to the investigator, the defendant and Her lawyers will finish reviewing the case materials, which will be transferred to the Prosecutor for the statement of the indictment, and then to the court for consideration on the merits. The investigator added that the case has 35 volumes, plus lots of exhibits: photos and videos of the items given by the witnesses. Savchenko already familiar with 28 volumes, lawyers have not started to read the case materials.
the lawyer of the accused Ilya Novikov asked to reject the petition of the investigator. He invoked diplomatic immunity to the defendant, which is a PACE delegate. Savchenko told about his innocence." I don't understand on what basis you keep me in a cage, " said She.
the court was read a letter from the doctors, stating that the health condition of the accused satisfactory, and the conclusion of the psychiatric examination, in which he argued that "a painful condition of the psyche," She's not suffering.
first, the RF IC has allocated the case Savchenko in separate production of the " big " crimes in the Donbass and finished the investigative acts. In the final version of the charges Savchenko charged with "illegal border crossing" and " murder 2 persons publicly dangerous method from a group of individuals on motives of political, ideological or national hatred ".
The defense of the accused considers it possible that the case will be transferred to a court in Voronezh because one of the alleged crimes - unlawful termination of Russian border territorial jurisdiction of the courts of this city.
Savchenko wants Her case was considered by the jury. She doesn't admit the guilt and believes that is placed under arrest illegally. Her Defense also expresses the opinion that the case is fabricated, there is no evidence of belonging Savchenko to the death of correspondents of the investigation, and the Russian border It from crossing, but on the contrary, she was kidnapped.
The defense also reminded that the defendant is the delegate of the PACE and because, in the opinion of counsel, has absolute immunity. However, before the court supported the position of the investigators, Savchenko immunity does not cover acts committed by it to obtain the status of the delegate Assembly, and sane citizen of Ukraine committed iniquity before the election.