sentenced to 1 1/2 years of restricted freedom
Date of birth: 18 November 1982
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. 17
Vital Litvin is a defendant in a massive criminal case opened after the events of September 13, 2002, when several hundred protesters were dispersed by a water cannon and faced charges under Part 1 of Art. 342 of the Criminal Code.
On February 25, 2021, the Lieninski District Court of Brest sentenced Litvin to one a half years of restricted freedom in an open correctional facility (“khimiya”).
On May 6, he was sent to serve his sentence at penitentiary No. 17.