Tatsiana Kaneuskaya

proxy of presidential candidate Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, sentenced to 6 years in prison

Date of birth: 12 July 1966

Date of detention: 6 August 2020

Charges indicted:

Part 2 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code - Participation in riots

Sentence: 6 years

Penalty: imprisonment in a general-security penal colony

Judge: Aliaksei Khlyshchankou

Prosecutor: Mikushyn, Astapenka

Prison: Penal colony No. 4

Tatsiana Kaneuskaya is a proxy of presidential candidate Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya in Homieĺ.

In the evening of August 6, 2020, Tatsiana Kaneuskaya's house was searched, and in the morning security officers came to Kaneuskaya's house with a second search. The woman was arrested.

She was charged under Part 1 of Art. 293 of the Criminal Code, "organization of riots."

On May 4, 2021, Judge Aliaksei Khlyshchankou of the Čyhunačny District Court of Homieĺ found the activist guilty under Part 2 of Article 293 of the Criminal Code (participation in mass riots) and under Article 292 of the Criminal Code (seizure of buildings). Kaneuskaya was sentenced to 6 years in a general-security penal colony.

Mail address: Penal colony No. 4. 246035, Homieĺ, vulica Antoshkina 3

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