Katsiaryna Novikava

Prisoner

Date of birth: 26 August 1985

Date of detention: 15 June 2023

Charges indicted:

Art. 364 of the Criminal Code — Violence or threat of violence against an employee of the internal affairs bodies
Art. 365 of the Criminal Code — Interference in the activities of a police officer
Art. 366 of the Criminal Code — Violence or threat against an official performing official duties or another person performing a public duty
Art. 130 of the Criminal Code — Incitement to hatred
Art. 203-1 of the Criminal Code — Illegal actions with respect to information about private life and personal data
Art. 198 of the Criminal Code — Obstruction of a journalist lawful professional activity
Art. 389 of the Criminal Code — Threat to a judge or lay judge

Sentence: 6 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Alena Shylko

Prison: Pre-trial detention center No. 3

Katsiaryna Novikava was detained under two articles of the Criminal Code: Part 3 of Article 203-1 of the Criminal Code (Illegal actions in relation to information about private life and personal data) and Article 130 of the Criminal Code (Incitement to hatred).

On January 11, 2024, Judge Alena Shylko began to consider Katsiaryna's case in the Minsk City Court.

 
Mail address: Pre-trial detention center No. 3. 246003, Homieĺ, vulica Knižnaja 1A

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