Dismissed after meeting with Chaika? Urals transport prosecutor removed from office
The Russian President has signed a corresponding order.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has dismissed Ural Transport Prosecutor Pavel Kukushkin. This information is posted on the Prosecutor General's Office website.
The reasons for which the personnel changes have occurred are not reported. The press service of the Ural Transport Prosecutor's Office had no response to this question either.
The prosecutor was left to serve a year before retirement; he is now 64. A source said that Prosecutor General Yury Chaika had recently summoned him. Kukushkin had to report for the five-year period of the Prosecutor's Office work.
He headed the Office for the last 12 years. In addition, from 2005 to 2007, he was Prosecutor General of the Sverdlovsk region.
The cadets have been found guilty of an Attempt at Murder by a Group of Persons by Previous Concert and for Mercenary Reasons (part 3 of Art. 30, part 2 of Art. 105 of the Russian Criminal Code). They do not plead guilty.