Aksana Lakoza

sentenced to 1 1/2 years of imprisonment


Date of birth: 19 June 1980

Date of detention: 10 March 2023

Charges indicted:

Art. 342 of the Criminal Code — Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them

Sentence: 1 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Prison sentence start date: 28 July 2023

Judge: Yulyana Shcherba

Prison: Penal colony No. 4

Aksana Lakoza is a native of Ukraine but has Belarusian citizenship.

On May 16, 2023, she was convicted for participating in the 2020 protest marches under Article 342 of the Criminal Code of Belarus ('Organization and preparation of actions grossly disrupting public order or active participation in them').

She was sentenced to 18 months of imprisonment in a general-security penal colony.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 4. 246035, Homieĺ, vulica Antoshkina 3

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