Retired Leningrad Prosecutor accused of bribery
Relieved from the post of the Leningrad region Prosecutor became involved in the case. Hospitalized on October 21 with the acute poisoning Ivanov was dismissed by the presidential decree today.
With respect to the former Leningrad Region Prosecutor Stanislav Ivanov a criminal case on suspicion of bribe-taking was opened.
According to Life, the police suspects Ivanov in several episodes of illegal receipt of funds from businessmen. It is reported that for several years Ivanov was given bribes totaling 20 million rubles.
Earlier today it was reported that the Leningrad Region Prosecutor Stanislav Ivanov was dismissed under the decree of the Russian President Vladimir Putin, along with four Ministry of Internal Affairs Generals.
On October 21 the State Justice Advisor of 3rd Class offered his resignation. This happened a week after his hospitalization in St. Petersburg cancer hospital due to acute poisoning and suspected exposure.
City media reported that the Leningrad region Prosecutor's Office has been tested for the presence of toxic substances by Rospotrebnadzor employees on the personal order of the Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika.
"It was a targeted killing": ICR checks powerlifter Drachev's murderer for involvement in other crimes
The investigation into the high-profile murder of the world champion is ongoing. Given the reputation and family ties of Anar Allakhveranov, whose elder brother is serving a sentence for a similar crime on the grounds of extortion, new episodes may emerge in the case. The family of Andrey Drachev and his lawyers are positive – the killing was no accident.
Lawyer of former Governor of the Kirov region Nikita Belykh, Andrey Grokhotov reported that his client needs to be transferred from the pre-trial detention center to the Matrosskaya Tishina hospital due to poor health.
The video shows the second episode of the fight between the powerlifter and Anar Allakhveranov, during which the murderer dealt a series of crushing blows, deliberately bludgeoning the world champion without letting him recover. According to the regional leadership of the National Guard of Russia, that same video denies the inaction allegations filed against soldiers of the National Guard.
Earlier, Deputy Head of the State Duma Rules Committee Mikhail Romanov noted that to avoid a conflict of interest when considering Poklonskaya's declaration, the committee would be headed by its first deputy, but the situation came to an easier resolution.