The ex-Governor of the Kirov region Nikita Belykh became ill in court, his promise to put her in hospital
The former Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykhaccused of receiving a bribe of 600 thousand Euro on Wednesday, October 11, in the Presnensky court of Moscow called the ambulance because of high blood pressure. Tomorrow, October 12, his promise to be hospitalized.
“The doctors examined White, his blood pressure went up in about an hour he will be able to continue to participate in the process,” he told the judge TASS. A little later the ex-Governor, judge Tatiana vasyuchenko announced that October 12 will be transferred to a hospital, said “Interfax”.
In mid-September, lawyer White, Andrew Trammel has said that his client had sharply deteriorated state of health, in connection with what he was asked to translate the ex-Governor of the SIZO “Lefortovo” in the hospital part of the prison “Matrosskaya Tishina”.
The defenders of the ex-Governor White himself has repeatedly stated that in jail he’s constantly deteriorating state of health. In April, the doctors gave him the diagnosis of “encephalopathy of the second degree”, it affects the brain because of diabetes. In August, White has found cataracts, also because of diabetes.
White is accused of two episodes of part 6 of article 290 (“bribe reception”) the criminal code of the Russian Federation. According to investigators, in 2012-2016 the White in person and through intermediaries has received bribes for a total sum of 600 thousand euros. It was detained June 24, 2016 at a restaurant in Moscow, caught red-handed receiving a bribe of 400 thousand euros. The next day, the Basmanny court arrested him, and then Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on early termination of powers of White at the head of the Kirov region in connection with loss of trust.
9 March 2017 became aware of the second criminal case, which featured a bribe in 200 thousand euros. March 17 White officially indicted, and on March 22 the two cases combined. White guilt does not recognize.
According to investigators, bribes Whites took for the inclusion of JSC “Novovyatskiy ski factory” and OOO “Forest management company “Kirovles” to the list of priority investment projects and for the subsequent tabulation of the adoption of favourable decisions on programmes of forest development.
The trial of the former Governor began on 5 September.