The European court of human rights (ECHR) ordered Russia to carry out a medical examination of one of the convicted for “swamp case” Ivan the forgetful, and two prisoners Yaroslavl IK-1 Evgeny Makarov and Ruslan Vagapov and give the ECHR the results of this survey. Informs the human rights Fund “Public verdict” on the page of organization in Facebook.
According to him, the complaint “Vahabov and others versus Russia” has priority status for consideration. “Within 48 hours (April 27) Vagapov, Makarov and Sciences are required to be immediately examined by doctors independent of the Federal penitentiary service of the Russian Federation”, – is told in the message.
According to human rights, the ECHR ordered to conduct a survey in the presence of the defenders prisoners. Also Russia is obliged to provide evidence that inmates have unimpeded access to their advocates, information about the results of consideration of complaints of beatings and torture.
In addition, the court demanded the authorities to provide the defenders an opportunity to use photo and video when you visit prisoners. Russia must report “adopted urgent measures” until may 4.
The lawyer Irina Biryukova said that the court has issued its decision at the same time the lawyers and the Russian Ministry of justice, which should control his ispolneniem. She suggested that the physical examination may be delayed because of the Federal penitentiary service will refer on holidays and weekends, the time required to search for doctors, and will appoint a Commission after the holidays, reports RIA “Novosti”.
Engineer Ivan Sciences is the 33rd defendant in the “Bolotnaya case”, in December 2015, he was sentenced to 2.5 years and is serving a sentence in the Yaroslavl colonies N1. He was accused of participation in mass riots and violence against police. The verdict stated that the young man “at least once” struck two officers of the 2nd operational regiment Victor Kolmakov and Eugene Gavrilov for his left hand, and “at least once” hit one of them with an umbrella on the head. The sentence Nepomnyashchikh is to be calculated from 25 Feb 2015, when he was placed under house arrest. This summer (in late August) it needs to be released.
In early April, lawyers Nepomnyashchikh turned in Yaroslavl court with a request for his parole. On April 25 the court found in the document technical inaccuracies and returned the application to the defenders for revision.
22 APR 2017, the lawyer Dmitry Dinze said with reference to the prisoners of the colony, having communication with relatives, Nepomnyashchikh beat in isolation. Public defender Sergei Sharov-Delaunay was not allowed to Nepomnyashchikh, without explaining the reason for the refusal. This he said Radio “Freedom”.
Another defendant in the Bolotnaya case Alexander Margolin, who has already released, told the portal “OVD-info”, Nepomnyashchikh was put in isolation in front of a massive search, during which employees of the Federal penitentiary service in spetsforme and masks beat up a prisoner Ruslan Vagapov, which is also immediately after this was placed in isolation. People in masks came to the territory of a penal cell, where he used force.
On April 24, the lawyers of the “Public verdict” confirmed the fact of beatings Vagapova, Nepomnyashchikh and Makarov in the IR N1. To Facebook human rights activists reported that Vagapova and Makarov serious injuries all over the body, Nepomnyashchikh – injury to the legs and lower back.
In Twitter the “Public verdict” said Vagapov abrasions from handcuffs – after his beating were dragged by the handcuffs in the cooler. Calf and thigh bruised, also there is a suspicion on a brain concussion.
Vagapov told human rights activists that he was thrown to the concrete floor, beaten with sticks and kicked in the soft parts of the body. The doctors complaints of concussion were ignored.
“Ivan the forgetful several times “drove” through the corridor to the room search and back, while methodically beating. Then brought to the room, where were piled the mattresses, and was beaten again. Very much was beaten by Evgeni Makarov. After the execution is already in the chamber punishment cell, the prisoner had cut his hands to draw attention to the incident. The medical staff of the colony, requests for assistance ignored. The assistant U.S. attorney who oversees IR-1, according to Makarov, went into his cell and said that he was beaten for what he writes complaints,” – said human rights activists.
In UFSIN of Russia across Yaroslavl region confirmed the application to the forgetful force, but information on beating the prisoner denied.
April 28, Nepomnyashchikh appointed five days in a penal insulator (SHIZO), reported in Facebook the other convicted in Bolotnaya case Alexander Margolin.
Vagapov is a client of the Fund “Public verdict”. However, his stay in the colony not connected with “swamp thing”. Yaroslavets was convicted of that celebrated small need in front of children.
About the Makarov, it is only known that he was a native of Yaroslavl, born in 1993. This is stated in the statement of the “Public verdict” in the ECHR. Makarov is also a client of the Fund.