The appellate court of the Sumy area changed a punishment measure for now ex-the chairman of Maybutnyy Medicine fund from 4,5 years of restriction of freedom for 7 years of imprisonment, reported a press - regional prosecutor's office service.
Though, according to prosecutor's office, the sentence didn't come yet into force and condemned has the right to appeal against it in the Supreme Court of Ukraine.
Press - the service of prosecutor's office of the Sumy area reminded: at the beginning of December of last year Zarechny the district court of Sumy pronounced a sentence to the chairman of the Future Medicine charity foundation functioning at the Sumy regional clinical hospital. He was sentenced to 4,5 years of restriction of freedom with property confiscation (except housing). In court it admitted the guilt in assignment of nearly 900 thousand hryvnias of charitable contributions.
The prosecutor's office brought the appeal on softness of a sentence. In turn, condemned and his lawyer appealed also against this verdict of court, considering that the chairman of fund in general is illegally brought to trial. Appellate court of the Sumy area, having considered appeals of prosecutor's office and condemned and having considered weight of a crime, I came to a conclusion that "the citizen the physician" deserves more severe punishment, and sentenced him to seven years of imprisonment as that and was demanded by the prosecutor.