Members of the initiative group for the protection of the Moscow Park “TORRANCE” from the construction of the temple, the detainees on Monday morning, released in the status of witnesses to call in for questioning on Tuesday, November 15, reported “Interfax” the head of the public reception office of the Moscow “Yabloko” Anton Antonov-Ovseenko.
According to the detainees, interrogations, essentially, Monday was not, in the 12 hours was filled with paper upon investigation: searches, what was found and seized.
“When I left, was the last detainee, now released all. All issued subpoenas for the attendance of the investigators on tomorrow on different
time”, – told the Agency the representative of “Apple”.
The information was confirmed by the human rights activist Olga Romanova on his page in Facebook: “SK until all were released in the status of witnesses, there is the lawyer Maxim Pashkov. On Tuesday all of the witnesses ordered to appear for questioning (where their status may change). Thus in one of the apartments (where I live a husband and wife Marina verigina and Vladimir Grechaninov) the search continues. Already more than 13 hours. The police ordered pizza. The lawyer wasn’t allowed, but he was there. Is Sergei Shank“. She said that the lawyer arrived on the scene of a search warrant.
Arrests and searches were made around six in the morning. During the searches, the activists were seized appliances – laptops and phones. Human rights defenders reported about the 13 detainees, NTV, was present during the detention, I counted 15. The apartment Marina Original a lawyer, who advised defenders of “TORRANCE,” and Vladimir Grechaninov law enforcement officers broke down the door.
Detainees interrogated as witnesses on criminal case about an insult of feelings of believers (part 1 of article 148 of the criminal code), which was opened against the activists Evgeny Lebedev and Marina Verigina. They are accused of insulting the feelings of believers because of the actions that violate the rights of the parties to the other parties to the conflict, according to the members of the organization “forty times Forty”, advocated the need for a temple in this Park.
Opponents of the Church in place of the green zone linked operation of the IC, a statement of the Patriarch that the task of the Church not to go backwards. The Council on human rights under the President of the Russian Federation in the near future promised to investigate the situation with the detention of activists.