Zavolzhsky district court of Tver has sentenced a local resident Andrei Bubeev to two years and three months of imprisonment in a colony-settlement for the repost and publish pictures in a social network “Vkontakte”. This is stated in the message of the lawyer, the lawyer of the International human rights group “Agora” Svetlana Sidorkina, received RBC.
The reason for the initiation of criminal cases became the repost of the material “Crimea is Ukraine” journalist Boris Stomakhin and posting pictures on the same subject on my own page Bubeev.
Resident of Tver was found guilty under part 2 of article 280 of the Russian Criminal code (public calls for extremist activities) and part 2 of article 280.1 of the criminal code (public calls for action aimed at violating the territorial integrity of the Russian Federation).
According to the report, during the court hearing, the Prosecutor asked to sentence the resident of Tver to 3.5 years of imprisonment. Bubeev himself claims that he is being persecuted for their beliefs. During the trial he pleaded not guilty.
In Twitter the organization “Rosuznik” it is reported that the judge beginning to pronounce sentence in the empty hall, not inviting nor listeners, nor protection. This States that Babaevo for a year has limited the right to use the Internet after the sentence. “OVD info” says that the picture, which was posted on the page Bubeev, was a picture of a tube of toothpaste with the words: “break out of Russia”.
In August 2015 Bubeev been convicted of reposts of similar materials and images. Then he was sentenced to 10 months of imprisonment with punishment serving in a colony-settlement under article 282 of the Russian criminal code (inciting hatred or enmity).