sentenced to 1 1/2 years of restricted freedom
Date of birth: 11 October 1991
Date of detention: 6 June 2021
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: restricted freedom in an open penal facility ("khimiya")
Judge: Sviataslau Kalina
Prison: Open correctional facility No. 21
Yauhen Kalpachyk is a defendant in the Brest "dancing protest" trial opened after the events of September 13, 2020, when the protesters danced at an intersection and were dispersed by a water cannon.
Kalpachyk was charged under Art. 342 of the Criminal Code (active participation in group actions that grossly violate public order).
On February 25, 2021, the Lieninski District Court of Brest sentenced Yauhen Kalpachyk to 1 1/2 years in an open correctional facility ("khimiya").