Artsiom Kandratsiyeu

sentenced to 1 1/2 years of restricted freedom

Date of birth: 13 October 1991

Date of detention: 29 May 2021

Charges indicted:

art. 188 of the Criminal Code — Defamation

Sentence: 1 1/2 years

Penalty: restricted freedom in an open penal facility ("khimiya")

Judge: Ina Kokhava

Prosecutor: Kalenka

Prison: Open correctional facility No. 6

Artsiom Kandratsiyeu was sentenced on February 25, 2021 by the Orša District Court under Art. 188 of the Criminal Code (defamation) to one and a half years of restricted freedom in an open correctional facility.

According to the prosecution, on August 12, 2020, Kandratsiyeu posted on the Vkontakte social media a photo of a local police officer, Vishneuski, and information that the investigation considered offensive and false.

On May 29, 2021, the convict was sent to serve his sentence at penitentiary No. 6.

Mail address: Open correctional facility No. 6. 225889, Brest region, Kobrin district, Lushchyky

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