One of the active participants of the illegal referendum in Сrimea convicted
The sentence of Sviatoshynskyi District Court in Kyiv has taken effect. It convicts one of the active participants of the illegal referendum in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea in March 2014.
The Security Service of Ukraine officers together with the activists of “Public Blockade of Crimea” apprehended the separatist last October at the check point “Chonhar”.
The investigation established that Crimean resident as a returning officer took part in so-called referendum on the eve of Russian occupation of Crimea.
According to the court sentence Crimean native was found guilty of committing a crime under Part 1 Article 110 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (violation of foreign territorial integrity and inviolability of Ukraine). The court sentenced him to a one-year imprisonment.
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