Appeal against acquittal of former deputy head of Butyrka remand centre

posted 13 Jan 2013, 10:55 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 13 Jan 2013, 10:56 ]
10 January 2013 

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· Prisoners, citing RAPSI (Russian Agency for Legal and Judicial Information), reports that the lawyer representing the mother of Sergei Magnitsky, the deceased auditor of the Hermitage Capital Fund, has lodged an appeal against the acquittal of Dmitry Kratov, the former deputy head of the Butyrka pre-trial detention centre in Moscow. He had been charged with negligence, resulting in Magnitsky’s death. [Read more]