News for 24 Apr 2014
24.04.2014 Pavel Sapelka: “Pre-trial agreement is a progressive standard, which only works with an independent court”
Belarus can introduce a mechanism for the pre-trial agreement on cooperation with the suspect (accused) in a criminal case. This initiative is supported by the Investigative Committee.
24.04.2014 Brest Regional Court to consider complaint by ex-candidate
Former candidate in this year’s local elections Mikalai Charnavus received today a notice from the Baranavichy District and City Court saying that his private complaint had been sent to the Brest Regional Court. The letter says that the Brest Regional Court will hear the claim on May 5.
24.04.2014 Two more opposition activists arrested ahead of Chernobyl Way march
Two activists of the Alternatyva opposition movement, Aliaksandr Stsepanenka and Uladzimir Siarheyeu, were detained last evening in Minsk. They were charged with disorderly conduct and sentenced to five days of arrest by the Minsk Tsentralny District Court.