Ivanov: the first claims for the confiscation of property of unconfirmed officials entered the courts


ST. PETERSBURG, November 2. The first claims on the return to the state of the houses and cars that were purchased by civil servants on unconfirmed incomes have already arrived in the courts. This was reported to journalists by the head of the Russian presidential administration Sergei Ivanov.

“The first lawsuits in 2015, is filed, to date, we have only begun to do so. The courts for the first time sued for 100 million rubles,” – said Ivanov. He explained that it is “about returning to the state of real estate, vehicles that revealed how obscure the source of proceeds that the defendant can not explain”.

Ivanov acknowledged that until lawsuits are filed to a small amount. According to him, this is due to the difficulties in identifying such cases. “In order to sue, you must first find, and then prove that it inexplicably received”, – he said.