Aliaksei Artsetski

served full term, released

Date of birth: 21 August 1984

Date of detention: 15 March 2021

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

Date of release: 23 July 2022

Judge: Dzmitry Shuryn

Prosecutor: Yushchuk, Liashok

Aliaksei Artsetski is a resident of Brest targeted in a criminal case opened after the dancing protest of September 13, 2020.

Artsetski was initially at large as a suspect in the case (under Article 342 of the Criminal Code, active participation in group actions that grossly violate public order). On March 15, 2021, he was sentenced to 1 year and 6 months in a general-security penal colony.

Aliaksei served his sentence in full and was released on July 23, 2022.

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