Members of Russian Authors' Society questioned with regard to major fraud case
The investigation is questioning employees of the Russian Authors' Society (RAO) in the case of 500 million rubles fraud.
Investigators are interrogating RAO members in the case of its directors general Sergey Fedotov, who was detained on suspicion of fraud in the amount of 500 million rubles. This was announced by the defendant's lawyer Denis Baluev. On a side note, the lawyer said that his client's condition got worse due to aggravated chronic diseases.
Earlier, the Moscow City Court decided to place Fedotov under arrest for a period up to August 17.
Moscow Region Government is going to devolve burial and funeral powers on the Directorate-General for regional security that is headed by a person who comes from the M-Directorate of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) - Roman Karataev.
Investigators of the Investigative Committee in the Voronezh region verify information on a high-profile road accident, which was caused by a judge of the Liskinsky District Court, Evgeny Kapustin. Three people were seriously injured as a result of the accident.
Businessman Valery Markelov, who was arrested in the case of Dmitry Zakharchenko, the former acting head of the Department “T” of the Main Directorate for Economic Safety and Counteracting Corruption of the MIA, testified to the investigators about the theft of the Russian Railways money.