Two Cases Against Narcotics Expert Olga Zelenina Consolidated Into One

posted 3 Oct 2012, 12:39 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 3 Oct 2012, 12:44 ]
Source: (info), 01/10/12 

· Security services  · Penza region reports, citing the Interfax news agency, that Penza Agricultural Research Institute employee Olga Zelenina has been given a new version of the charges against her. According to, the head of the Investigative Department of Russia's Federal Drug Control Service, Sergei Yakovlev, told reporters, "Zelenina has been charged with aiding and abetting the trafficking and preparation of substances for illicit sale as part of an organised group, as well as abuse of office." Previously, the cases of trafficking and abuse of office were being treated separately. [Read more]