Krichevsky district prosecutor's office found no grounds for criminal prosecution of the local police department. Editor of the independent newspaper Krycheu "Free City" Vladimir Kudryavtsev three policemen accused of stealing 297 copies of its publications and obstructing the work of journalists.
In the letter Kudryavtsev signed by the District Attorney Vladimir Tryvayly states that unregistered edition of "Free City" is printed in violation of the law of the Republic of Belarus "On Mass Media", so the grounds for the inspection and a criminal case against the policemen there.
Vladimir Kudryavtsev claims that on June 9 the police off the record seizure took away 297 copies of the newspaper carrier. In the same letter from the prosecutor called 374 copies. According to the law on mass media unregistered edition will be printed edition, which does not exceed 299 copies.
"The bag, which police seized a courier, was 297 copies of the twentieth rooms, 31 copy — nineteenth and forty seven copies — Eighteenth rooms. Prosecutor's all folded and got a figure in excess of the permissible under the law. This is a legal absurdity, as it believes necessary circulation each issue separately. Policemen were not even a seizure. limit myself to a protocol violation. militiamen there recorded that the courier Nikolai Fedorenko detained because of a suspected offense. Themselves newspaper was sent to the prosecutor's office for review, "said Vladimir Kudryavtsev.
At the end of last week, Vladimir Kudryavtsev went to court to recover from the District Department of Internal Affairs of 5,000,000 rubles for infringement of moral rights enshrined in the Constitution: the right to freedom of opinion and expression, the right to disseminate complete, reliable and timely information.
The main theme of the room was arrested article "NTV destroyed the reputation of President Lukashenko" comment; Pavel Sheremet about the scandalous Russian TV movie "The Godfather."
Against the publisher of the newspaper "Free City" Kudryavtseva not instituted any administrative or criminal investigation into the illegal distribution of media.