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Deputies of the Legislative Assembly of St. Petersburg demanded to initiate a criminal case due to the poisoning of Alexei Navalny
The Novosibirsk Regional Court overturned the decision of the district court judge on the recognition of legitimate inaction of the West Siberian Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee on transport in connection with the poisoning of Alexei Navalny. This was announced on Twitter by the head of the legal department of the Anti-Corruption Foundation (FBK) Vyacheslav Gimadi.
The case will be returned to the Leninsky District Court for a new trial. Now he cannot admit for the second time that the inaction of the Investigative Committee was legal, Gimadi explained..
Deputies of the legislative assembly of St. Petersburg demanded to initiate a criminal case due to the poisoning of Alexei Navalny. However, to their appeal, the West Siberian Investigative Directorate for Transport of the Investigative Committee replied that they did not reveal any signs of a crime in the poisoning of Navalny..
The material on the fact of the agency’s inaction was sent for consideration to the Leninsky District Court of Novosibirsk. His materials contained a letter from the Investigative Committee, according to which the statement was sent to the police without verification..
In the message "FBK lawyers" it is noted that in the court of first instance this letter was taken as a procedural decision, although the police, according to the Criminal Procedure Code, cannot investigate the attempted murder. Almost six months have passed since the poisoning of Navalny in Tomsk, no criminal case has been opened, and the Investigative Committee has not yet taken a single procedural decision, which, according to the law, takes 30 days, lawyers say..
On August 20, opposition leader, head of the Anti-Corruption Foundation, Alexei Navalny, fainted on an airplane en route from Tomsk to Moscow. The crew made an emergency landing in Omsk, where the politician was hospitalized in a local hospital.
On August 22, Navalny was transported for treatment to Germany, to a clinic "Share". Bundeswehr experts, laboratory specialists in France and Sweden found a substance from the group in the analyzes of the oppositionist "Newbie".
Later, Bellingcat, The Insider, CNN and Der Spiegel issued an investigation stating that Alexei Navalny was poisoned "Newbie" a special group of FSB officers who have been following him for several years.
In early September, the Basmanny Court of Moscow has already rejected the complaints of FBK lawyer Vyacheslav Gimadi about the inaction of the Investigative Committee on the complaint about the poisoning of Alexei Navalny.
On October 30, the Kirovsky District Court of Tomsk dismissed a claim against the Ministry of Internal Affairs with a requirement to initiate a criminal case into the poisoning of Alexey Navalny