The district administrative court of Kyiv declared legal the appointment of former President Viktor Yanukovych, the state lawyers. This is stated in the press service of the court.
“District administrative court of Kyiv took the decision to refuse the representative of the plaintiff in satisfaction of the statement for the claim of Viktor Yanukovych to the Regional centers of free secondary legal aid on the provision of state lawyers,” – said in the message.
In the conclusions the court noted that the appointment of government lawyers from the Regional centers of free secondary legal aid may not complicate or prevent effective protection or restoration of violated rights and interests of the plaintiff, and he decided that the statement not be satisfied.
Note that the Obolonskiy district court of Kiev is the former President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych at the hearings on 13, 14, 17 and 18 September in the case of his accusation of treason.
Recall that ex-President Yanukovych suspected of committing crimes under part 1 of article 111 (“high treason”), part 5 article 27, part 3 of article 110 (“Complicity in deliberate acts committed with the aim of changing the boundaries of the territory and the state border of Ukraine”) and part 5 article 27, part 2 of article 437 (“complicity in the waging of aggressive war”) the criminal code of Ukraine.
The indictment in the case of treason, the Main military office of public Prosecutor has transferred in court in March 2017. Yanukovych himself in court proceedings who is not involved on the territory of Ukraine is missing, hiding in Russia.
The prosecution asked for Yanukovych penalty of 15 years imprisonment.