YOSHKAR OLA, 9 October. The Supreme court of Mari El has completed a preliminary hearing on the suit of the first Secretary of the Kirov regional Committee of the CPRF Sergey Mamaev, demanding to cancel results of elections of the President, and proceeds to consideration of the claim on the merits. This was reported by the journalist. court spokesman Dmitry Gordeev.
“During the preliminary judicial hearings on the case Mamaev, the court considered the administrative case is ready for trial and scheduled a trial on the merits”, he said, adding that once again the parties will meet in court on October 19.
As previously reported, the statement about cancellation of the resolution of the CEC of Mari El “On the results of the presidential election on 13 September 2015” Sergey Mamaev filed in late September. Among defendants – the Central election Commission of the Republic elected the head of Mari El Leonid Markelov in court will act as a third party.
The lawsuit was initiated by Sergey Mamaev, according to him, ready to submit to the court, “irrefutable evidence, which can become the basis for cancellation of results of elections”. Mamaev, nominated as a candidate from the Mari Republican branch of the Communist party, spoke in particular about the facts of the destruction of five thousand ballots for his candidacy. Also Mamaev said about the facts of ballot stuffing and “carousel”.
The victory on elections of the head of Mari El 13 September 2015 was won by the candidate from the party “United Russia”, Leonid Markelov, has scored more than 50% of the vote. Mamaev scored 32,33% votes.