The people’s Deputy Nadezhda Savchenko speaks out against changes to the law resulting on enrolment day in prison as two days of imprisonment upon conviction.
An appeal to the leader of the faction «Batkivshchyna» Yulia Tymoshenko on 15 February published in Facebook Hope Savchenko, which unlawfully kept behind bars in Russia.
«Julia! Compelled to write to You about recently adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of the law about day two in jail (3413)», — is told in the message.
«You and I are well aware of the imperfection of the post-Soviet judicial system and understand that it needs to be changed for the better,» said Savchenko.
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She explains that she conceived of the law «as a method of acceleration for a fair and effective investigation, so that people did not sit through 8 years in jail without trial, while someone there for a long time thinking how best to fabricate a case against an innocent man and put him in order to show high rates of crime detection and the visibility of effective investigation».
«Yes, the act could not be opened «Pandora’s box» for the real criminals, but that means it was working and now it will become a science for us all», — believes Savchenko.
«This law could begin to apply to those who have and still currently sits in jail without a sentence and the terms of settlements for two day already received even when they are tried according to the maximum time,» she claims.
«Those who are already serving a sentence in penal colonies under the old laws you could start to do the conversion in a year, as the law took effect and showed itself in action. Something very quick to make and criticize,» adds Savchenko.
She noted that «to criticize we best know how, therefore I must protect the faithful and intelligent that we started to do and should bring to an end».
«I am against making any changes in the law and defend it in the following wording, in which it was adopted, even in this prison all peoples of Russia!» — said Savchenko.
As you know, November 26, 2015 the Verkhovna Rada adopted the bill drafted by Nadezhda Savchenko, according to which 1 day in jail, in the event of conviction will be considered as 2 days of imprisonment.
Savchenko opposes changes in the law «day two in jail» 23.02.2016