/ RIA Novosti
Moscow, 28 Dec – AIF-Moscow.
The former head of the Nizhny Novgorod region Valery Shantsev willing to personally vouch for the arrested Deputy Chairman of the legislative Assembly of the region Oleg Sorokin.
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A petition was presented at the meeting of the Nizhny Novgorod regional court, which is considering an appeal against the arrest of Deputy speaker and former mayor of Nizhny Novgorod, RIA Novosti reported.
During the meeting, the lawyers Sorokin asked to attach to materials of business visits from several public figures. So, personally vouch for the Deputy speaker, apart from Shantsev, the finished editor-in-chief of “Moskovsky Komsomolets” Pavel Gusev, singer Nadezhda Babkina, TV presenters Dmitry Dibrov and Arina Sharapova.
District court of Nizhniy Novgorod on December 19 sanctioned the arrest of the detainee in the day, Vice-speaker of the legislative Assembly on 17 February. He was charged with receiving a bribe in the form of unlawful rendering of property-related services in a large scale for General patronage and connivance in the service.
The lawyer of Oleg Sorokin appealed this decision and asks the court to elect a measure not involving detention.
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