In Nikolaevsk Appellate court hearing on the case of attempt of the evpatoriysky journalist at the deputy of the Supreme Council of the Crimea approaches to end.
We will remind that in 2002 Crimean the Organized Crime Control Department special operation as a result of which on charge of the organization of custom-made murder of the deputy of the Supreme Council of the Crimea Nikolay Kotlyarevsky the owner of the Evpatoriyskaya Nedelya newspaper Vladimir Lutyev is detained was carried out. Kotlyarevsky declares that the political reasons became a reason for a crime. He claims that militiamen provoked him, having suggested to organize murder, and he agreed to participate in it and conducted all subsequent negotiations to expose criminals.
The Sevastopol court already pronounced to Lutyev a conviction. In Nikolaev case is considered as the appeal.
On August 4 at meeting of the Nikolaev appellate court on this case presidency the judge Mikhail Pustovar. Thirteen witnesses of charge were invited to meeting, but none of them on court weren't. The prosecutor suggested to appoint the drive of the most important witnesses with what the court and agreed. For the lack of witnesses the court considered results of examinations and heard comments and petitions accused.
The following meeting at which the court hopes nevertheless to listen to witnesses of charge, is appointed to August 18.