The court extended the house arrest of the speaker until April 15

The court extended the house arrest of the speaker until April 15


Earlier it became known that in the case of ex-Minister can be new players

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Basmanny court of Moscow extended the house arrest of ex-Minister of economic development of Russia Alexei Ulyukayev until mid-April.

“The petition of the investigator on the extension of the measure to meet,” — announced the decision of judge Elena Lenskaya, quoted in “RIA Novosti”.

Also clarifies that the court banned Ulyukayev to visit doctors and to go for walks.

“To prohibit the defendant to leave the apartment without the investigator’s permission, to use any means of communication, except for emergency numbers to communicate with anyone except close relatives, investigators, advocates, and employees of the FSIN,” said Lena.

Earlier, the speaker asked to be allowed visit health facilities for scheduled inspection, as well as Hiking. In addition, the speaker was asked to expand the list of persons that can visit the apartment where he is, turning to Babysitting his six year old daughter.

About the arrest of the speaker became known on the night of November 15. According to investigators, the ex-Minister received a bribe of $2 million for a positive assessment in respect of the acquisition by Rosneft of state-owned shares “Bashneft”. On the same day the former head of the Ministry of economy was sent under house arrest for two months and dismissed by the President of Russia Vladimir Putin in connection with loss of trust.

Earlier on Tuesday it became knownthat some of the witnesses in the case speaker can be transformed into suspects.

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