As it was made known to the lawyer of Pichugin Kseniya Kostromina, the prosecutors appealed against this verdict considering it too indulgent.
Meanwhile, the representatives of defence are sure as before that the process was political. As another lawyer of Pichugin Dmitriy Kurepin stated in broadcast, this is evident from the entire process of the investigation and trial. Regarding the rest of the defendants, the prosecution does not have any pretensions to them. They got different sentences – from 7,5 years up to 19 years of colony of strict regime.
Dmitriy Kurepin: „The prosecution side was interested all of the above in the witnesses present in the hearing room but not in the commitment of this crime by „YUKOS“ as a legal entity. But is „YUKOS“ not guilty in these crimes? Forgetting for a moment, that under the criminal legislation of