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Arrest of Sergei Furgal extended for another three months

Arrest of Sergei Furgal extended for another three months
Photo: press service of the Basmanny Court

The Basmanny Court of Moscow has extended the arrest period for the former governor of the Khabarovsk Territory, Sergei Furgal, until June 8. The Investigative Committee of Russia applied for an extension of the term of detention.

As the Business FM, the former head of the region will be accused in organizing contract killings... The final charge was brought against him on February 3, delayTable took place on July 9. The case materials already occupy about 80 volumes.

The last process of appealing against the measure of restraint was held behind closed doors. Furgal's defense asked to change the detention in the pre-trial detention center to house arrest in his relative's apartment in Moscow. But at the request of the UK, the arrest was extended again. The defense plans to appeal the court decision on March 4.

Former Governor pleads not guilty and refuses conclude a pre-trial agreement... investigative committee extended the investigation period until May 8, 2021. 

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