The lawyer of Fund of struggle against corruption (FBK) Ivan Zhdanov on Thursday, April 14, posted on his Facebook page a photo of the resolution on excitement concerning it criminal case under article “evasion from an appeal on military service in the absence of legal grounds for exemption from that service” (part 1 of article 328 of the criminal code).
As noted in the document, the case was initiated on 12 April 2016, the Deputy head of the investigation Department of the TFR in the southern administrative district of Moscow. Permission to start investigations was given by the head of the Moscow Department of the TFR Alexander Rymanow. Such sanction was required as Zhdanov registered as a candidate for the post of member of the Board of Barvikha. While Zhdanov is the status of the suspect, said Zhdanov .
In the capital Department of the RCDS are unable to respond promptly to the request and confirm that in respect of Zhdanov initiated a criminal case.
Article about the evasion is punishable up to two years in prison. This article belongs to the category of a minor offense, so the Statute of limitations is two years.
Zhdanov was born on August 17, 1988, now he is 27 years old. The draft age in Russia from 18 to 27 years. Zhdanov argues that prior to that, he was not summoned to the military enlistment office, as he was a student and a graduate student.
The lawyer also posted a request from Odintsovo Prosecutor’s office, directed the Chairman of the electoral Commission barvihinskaya: the Supervisory authority checks whether Zhdanov registered as a member.
Founder FBK Alexei Navalny linked the prosecution Zhdanova with his election campaign.
Zhdanov stressed that the criminal case will not affect his plans to be elected as an MP in Barvikha, as well as to participate in the Duma campaign.
13 April employee of the FCO announced the refusal to participate in another election the initiative in the primaries of Demolitia. His decision, he justified the conflict with the leader of PARNAS Mikhail Kasyanov.
The democratic coalition, created on the basis of the party Kasyanov and the unregistered Party of progress Alexei Navalny, had been planning to form a joint list of opposition on elections of the state Duma of the 12 people who will be able to stand on the base of PARNASSUS.