MP: the increased threshold for excitation of criminal cases will protect the business

MP: the increased threshold for excitation of criminal cases will protect the business


The increase in threshold for excitation of criminal cases on economic crimes will protect the business from unscrupulous law enforcement, says Deputy Chairman of state Duma Committee for security and combating corruption Dmitry Gorobtsov.

MOSCOW, 13 Jan. The need to increase the thresholds for excitation of criminal cases on economic crimes, as was mentioned by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at a meeting of the Gaidar forum, will protect the business from unscrupulous law enforcement, said the Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee for security and combating corruption Dmitry Gorobtsov (“Fair Russia”).

According to Gorovtsova, objective on Wednesday, Medvedev, obviously, follows from the message of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly on 3 December 2015.

“You remember that a huge chunk of his speech to the Federal Assembly was connected to those criminal cases filed investigative bodies in respect of employers in relation to business, as said President, to popressovat, a little pourait to take this business further to close the case. This instrument was used in order to provocations with the Express purpose of obtaining business”, — said the Deputy, noting that the then head of state set the task to eliminate this situation.

The MP said that in the speeches of the head of the Russian presidential administration Sergei Ivanov and Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation this theme is also sounded.

“These orders of the President began to be implemented, and it is no coincidence that today talking about it Dmitry Anatolyevich Medvedev. Regarding the threshold values, it is also necessary to maintain, it is also insurance against unfair, to put it mildly, the investigators in this part of the and insurance related to the normal development of our business,” — said the MP.