Raman Marusau

sentenced to 6 years in prison


Date of birth: 19 April 1996

Date of detention: 23 March 2021

Charges indicted:

Art. 130 of the Criminal Code — Incitement to hatred

Sentence: 6 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Anzhalika Danilava

Prison: Prison No. 4

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

Raman Marusau is a locksmith from the Minsk district.

Marozau was arrested on March 23, 2021. According to the charge, he leaked information about a police officer to a Telegram channel.

This was qualified as an offense under Part 6 of Art. 16 and Part 3 of Art. 130 (assistance in intentional actions aimed at inciting other social hostility and enmity on the grounds of another social affiliation, committed by a group of persons).

As far as human rights defenders know, Raman was sentenced to 6 years in prison under Art. 130 of Criminal Code. There is also information that in the end of December 2021,  He was transferred from the Pre-trial detention center No. 1 to the Penitentiary No. 3.

Mail address: Prison No. 4. 212011, Mahilioŭ, vulica Krupskaj 99A

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