Maksim Razhkou

sentenced to 3 1/2 years of imprisonment

Prisoner

Date of birth: 20 August 1993

Date of detention: 29 September 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 342 of the Criminal Code — Organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them
Art. 130 of the Criminal Code — Incitement to hatred

Sentence: 3 1/2 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Ruslan Tsaruk

Prison: Penal colony No. 3

Notes: Health issues

Cases: Справа Зельцэра

On the list of “terrorists” (money transfers are prohibited)

Maksim Razhkou was detained in Homieĺ for publishing comments on the Internet in connection with the deaths of IT worker Andrei Zeltser and KGB agent Dzmitry Fedasiuk.

On September 21, 2022, the Homieĺ Regional Court commenced the hearings of the case. On September 28, Razhkou was found guilty of ‘organization and preparation of actions that grossly violate public order, or active participation in them’ and ‘incitement to hatred’ under Part 1 of Article 342 and Part 1 of Article 130 of the Criminal Code. He was sentenced to 3.5 years of imprisonment in a general-security penal colony.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 3. 211322, Viciebsk region, Vićba

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