Mikhail Fedotov: Experts on the Yukos case acted within the law

posted 1 Jun 2013, 01:09 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 1 Jun 2013, 01:10 ]
31 May 2013 

Source: HRO.org (info
Head of the Presiential Council on Human Rights, Mikhail Fedotov, does not believe that Sergei Guriev and other experts who wrote a report on the second Yukos trial and prosecution for the Council violated the law. "I don’t think they are guilty of anything at all. They did their work honestly, professionally, expressed their view, and to suppose that this was some kind of pressure on law enforcement, on the investigation or on the court is nonsense, because this evaluation was published after the court’s sentence had entered into force,” Interfax quotes Fedotov as saying. [Read more]