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14.07.2021 | Petitions for giving agreement to prosecute and detain A. A., the head of Goris community, Candidate Deputy of the Alliance Armenia were presented to the RA CEC

In the frame of the criminal case initiated and investigated at the RA Special Investigation Service under Article 154.2, Part 4, Point 2 of the RA Criminal Code, Article 154.2, Part 1 of the RA Criminal Code and Part 4, Points 1 and 2 of the same article of RA Criminal Code factual data was received that the Head of Goris Community has prepared a serious crime on 20 June 2021 during the campaign of the early elections of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia, giving bribe two or more electors from Karahunj community to take part in elections and elect in favor of the Alliance Armenia, but the crime was not completed.

 

Besides he has abused his position hindering to implementation of the right to elect and forcing to elect the mentioned alliance of parties.

 

In addition, enough evidence was obtained to initiate prosecution against A. A. under Article 35-154.2, Part 4, Point 2, Article 38-149, Part 2, Point 4 of the RA Criminal Code and Article 38-154.2, Part 3 of the RA Criminal Code.

 

Taking into account that A. A., the Head of Goris community was included in the list of the Deputy Candidate of the Alliance Armenia and on the ground of Article 90, Part 5 of the RA Electoral Code, on 13.07.2021 petitions were presented to the RA Central Electoral Commission for giving agreement to prosecute and detain the latter.

 

It is worth of reminding that L. A. the Head of Karahunj settlement of Goris community was charged under Article 149, Part 2, Point 2 and Point 2 of the RA Criminal Code, Article 149.1, Part 2, Point 2, Article 154.2, Part 4, Point 2 and Article 154.2, Part 3 of the RA Criminal Code and detention was chosen as preventive means.

 

 

Notice: Every person suspected in or charged with a criminal offense shall be presumed innocent unless proved guilty in the manner prescribed by the RA Criminal Procedure Code and unless the verdict comes into legal force.