The lawyer of the head of the Grozny branch of the human rights centre “memorial” Petr Zaikin filed in the city court the petition for parole Ouba Titieva. On Tuesday, may 21, announced the publication of “the Media”.
In the “Memorial” said that sentenced to four years in prison, a human rights activist can ask for parole, starting from may 9. By this time, he served a third term. When the court will consider the petition about UDO, is still unknown.
Oub Titiev was sentenced in March 2019 to four years in prison in the case of possession of drugs. He Titiev his guilt is not admitted, but because of the political component in the case and “in the conditions of modern law enforcement” in Russia to appeal the conviction, he refused and expressed hope for parole.
Titieva the sentence was condemned by Amnesty international and the international Federation of human rights FIDH, pointing to the “injustice” of the trial. Diplomats of the European Union also demanded the “immediate release” Titieva, noting that in the case of human rights defender violated his right to a fair trial.