The court also confiscated the official's apartment worth 4.5 million rubles, which he acquired using illegally earned money. Read
The business elite of St. Petersburg has been seething for several days already. After the high-profile arrests in 2017 everyone wanted evenness. But it was a ghostly calm. Recently, investigators disturbed another St.Petersburg celestial - billionaire Igor Vodop'yanov.
An ordinary corruption scandal suddenly turned into a criminal case raising numerous questions. The primary suspect, who hasn’t even been charged yet, died under mysterious circumstances a day before the questioning. A few days earlier, that suspect had publicly promised to collaborate with the investigation.
|Corruptionists are afraid to be revealed|
|It does not matter, as interested persons will provide information on luxury houses of officials to journalists|
|This will not influence anything, as everyone already knows how the "servants of the people" live|
|It was the right decision on protection personal data|
|It is good decision not to inflame social strife in society|