Nikita Belykh offered criminal case file for review
Former Governor of the Kirov region Nikita Belykh has been given 45 volumes of the criminal case file for review.
According to lawyer Andrey Grokhotov, May 3, he and his client began studying the investigation materials.
At the same time, Andrey Grokhotov noted that the trial is still far away, as all the materials of the criminal case require careful examination.
Nikita Belykh's lawyer also told that that his client's health is still in poor condition. While in the detention, the ex-governor of Kirov region is forced to constantly take medication for hypertension and diabetes as part of the outpatient treatment.
Let us recall that Nikita Belykh was arrested on suspicion of bribe-taking in summer 2016. He is currently in the Lefortovo detention center.
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