Chief military Prosecutor Anatoly Matios signed the message on suspicion in high treason 50 more judges of Crimea and Sevastopol.
About it reported in Management of public relations and mass media of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine.
In particular, in GPU reminded about the investigation of criminal proceedings on the Commission of judges of Crimea and Sevastopol of the crime provided by part 1 of article 111 of the criminal code of Ukraine (high treason). In may 2015 on the basis of the evidence collected by Matios was signed the notice of suspicion in Commission of treason 276 judges.
At the same time, as stated in the Prosecutor’s office, this year, on January 29, «the result of extensive and laborious work on gathering of proofs», Matios signed the notice of suspicion 50 the judges of Crimea and Sevastopol, which had betrayed the people of Ukraine.
«The objective side of the crime committed is that they, as citizens of Ukraine, occupying the position of judges, with a sufficient level of education, expertise and life experiences to understand the fact of occupation by the Russian Federation Crimea and Sevastopol, awareness of active subversive activity against Ukraine by special services, law enforcement and other state bodies of the Russian Federation, desiring to help in carrying out this Subversion and make your personal contribution to the education and functioning in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol, the system of state authorities of the Russian Federation, including judicial, for the purpose of establishment and strengthening of the occupation authorities and to prevent the control of the Ukrainian authorities on the Peninsula in violation of the requirements of article 65 of the Constitution of Ukraine, which stipulates the obligation of Ukrainian citizens to defend the Fatherland, independence and territorial integrity of Ukraine, violating the judge’s oath, from the beginning of temporary occupation, from about 16.03.2014 still using theoretical knowledge and practical skills, obtained in Ukraine, administer justice on behalf of the Russian Federation on the Russian substantive and procedural law how judges illegally established in the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine of the judiciary», — underlined in the message.
Work on the collection of evidence is ongoing, added to the GPU.
In this case, the Prosecutor’s office noted that the main evidence base that indicates the committing of high treason by the judges, is in the temporarily occupied territory of the Crimea Peninsula (decisions, sentences, resolutions of judges and other documents).
«This fact significantly impedes the investigation», — said the Prosecutor’s office and appealed to the public, enterprises, institutions and organizations to send «is received in any way the said documents».
We will remind, earlier the Prosecutor General’s office sent to the Supreme Court of Ukraine 276 views on giving consent to the detention of the Crimean judges. According to investigators, these judges contrary to the requirements of the legislation of Ukraine, violating the judge’s oath, after the annexation by Russia of the Crimea Peninsula in March 2014 began to carry out «justice» in the courts of the so-called «Republic of Crimea» illegal and to make judgments, and in November-December 2014, they, in accordance with the decrees of the President of the aggressor country «On the appointment of Federal judges», switched to serve in these illegal courts.
GPU announced suspected of treason in another 50 Crimean judges 08.02.2016