Russian Prosecutor General’s office overturned the refusal of the TFR opened a criminal case about tortures in the penal colony in Segezha (IR-7), where previously served a sentence Ildar Dading. About this informed the lawyer of the activist Nikolay Zboroshenko. “I just found out today that the Republican Prosecutor’s office”, — he said.
The official representative of the Prosecutor General Aleksandr Kurennoy confirmed the resumption of testing in the case of torture Ildar Dading. “A week ago the decision of the Prosecutor General was sent to the Prosecutor’s office of Karelia, to the local Investigative Committee to carry out additional checks on these facts,” said Kurennoy.
Earlier on February 22, the Supreme court decided to cancel the sentence of a convicted person article about repeated violations at rallies Ildar Dadina, to release him from prison and to recognize his right to rehabilitation. The Deputy Director of the Federal penitentiary service of Russia Valery Maksimenko said that the Dading will be released as soon as the court’s decision will be officially delivered to the Federal service.
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Ildar Dading became the first Russian convicted under the article on violation of order of holding rallies. In early November 2016, through his lawyer, he released a letter in which he reported the beatings and threats from employees of the colony. After the publication of this letter of the Federal penitentiary service has initiated an audit, in which independent doctors are not found on the body of the Dading bruising. After that, the Deputy Director of the FSIN Valery Maksimenko said that in the case of Dading “set point” because of the Federal penitentiary service and the Investigative Committee of Russia during the inspection did not find evidence of the use by employees of a colony to Dadina illegal interventions.
However, in early December 2016 Council on human rights under the President of Russia (HRC) issued a report stating that the administration of the colony in Segezha, which contains Dading, systematically applies a force to the convicted. After the publication of the report of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin in early January instructed the Prosecutor General to conduct an audit of the Federal penitentiary service.
In mid-January, the Investigative Committee in the Republic of Karelia announced that it will carry out an inspection of legality of refusal in excitation of criminal case on the statements, the Dading of torture.