sentenced to 2 1/2 years of imprisonment
Date of birth: 5 December 1980
Date of detention: 16 September 2021
Art. 369 of the Criminal Code — Insulting a government official
Art. 368 of the Criminal Code — Insulting the President of the Republic of Belarus
Art. 391 of the Criminal Code — Insulting a judge
Sentence: 2 1/2 years
Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony
Judge: Iryna Pradun
Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 3
Andrei Stsepankou is a resident of the Rahačoŭ district. He was detained under Articles 368, 369, and 391 of the Criminal Code and remanded in pre-trial detention center No. 3 in Homieĺ.
On September 1, 2022, the verdict was pronounced: the political prisoner was found guilty and sentenced to 2.5 months in a general-security penal colony.