Railway city court of Moscow region has collected 2 200 million rubles with the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation in favor of the activist Ildar Dading in compensation for unlawful prosecution. On Wednesday, may 31, told TASS the lawyer Dading Alex lipcer.
Thus, the claim of the opposition on 5 million roubles has been satisfied by court partially.
Dading has addressed in court with the claim about compensation of harm caused by unlawful criminal prosecution and house arrest and detention. According to him, the amount claimed in the lawsuit, was determined by the number of days since the beginning of the actual deprivation of liberty and to release from prison. The calculations were done on the basis of law enforcement practice of the European and Russian courts in such cases.
According to the Agency «Interfax», Ildar Dading became the first and so far the only person accused in Russia under article 212.1 (repeated violation of the established procedure of organizing or holding meetings, rallies, demonstrations, marches or picketing) after her appearance in the new edition of the Criminal code of the Russian Federation in 2014.
In December 2015 Dading was found guilty and sentenced to three years imprisonment, later the punishment was reduced to 2.5 years. February 22, 2017, the Presidium of the Supreme court decided to overturn the conviction, vacate the Dading and recognize his right to rehabilitation. On 26 February the opposition leader was released from prison.