Court refuses to reduce Lebedev's sentence

posted 27 Jan 2013, 10:58 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 27 Jan 2013, 10:59 ]
23 January 2013 

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On 23 January 2013, the Velsk Court dismissed a petition by Platon Lebedev to cut the length of his sentence, reports, citing Interfax. Lebedev's lawyers had asked the court to reduce the term of his sentence to the time already served, so that their client could be released immediately. [Read more]