This week, the judicial debates in the trial of Vladimir Barsukov-Kumarin charged with creation of Tambovskie organized criminal group have been finished in the Kuibyshevsky District Court of St. Petersburg. If the court upholds the stance of the state prosecution, the once-influential criminal ‘authority’ may be convicted to almost 25 years behind bars. In reality, this translates into a life term for the legend of criminal St. Petersburg. Read
It concerns entrepreneur Dmitry Motorin, Boris Usherovich, a co-owner of the Group of Companies 1520, and Novoe Vremya board member, Ivan Stankevich. Motorin is accused of giving a bribe on an especially large scale, and Stankevich and Usherovich are charged with bribe-taking.
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Putin offered to jail thieves in law for 15 years, and organizers of criminal gatherings - for 20 years. What will this initiative lead to?
|Deterioration of economic situation in the country|
|Strengthening control and repressive measures against citizens|
|The Iron Curtain|
|Warming of international relations|
|Liberalization of social and political life|