The court has left without change a sentence to a group of poachers (the same fate may await them “colleagues”)
The staff of the Border Department of the FSB of Russia on Republic Kalmykia and the Astrakhan region have detained those local residents who are suspected of poaching.
The boat “Kazanka-75”, which were men, found 5 instances of sturgeon fish species and fishery approved with a total length of 90 meters. In respect of persons held verification procedure under article 258.1 of the criminal code of the Russian Federation. In case the fault of the detained is proved, they could face imprisonment for a long time.
As the judicial practice in recent years, defendants in criminal cases on the facts of illegal production and trafficking of particularly valuable aquatic biological resources listed in the Red book, get real time in prison. For example, recently the Astrakhan regional court examined the appeal of those convicted of poaching, upheld the decision of the court of first instance without change, including only the time of detention at the rate of one day for half the term. The sentence came into legal force.
Recall that the activity of an organized criminal group, the guards stopped two years ago. In March of this year the Lenin district court of the organizer of criminal community is appointed punishment in the form of 6.6 years of imprisonment. Other participants received respectively a year of 6.1, 5.6 years and 4.6 years. In addition, each of them should pay to the state more than 2.3 million rubles.
On materials: Press-services of Boundary management of FSB of Russia on Republic Kalmykia and the Astrakhan region