Presnensky court of Moscow on Tuesday, September 5, began consideration of the merits of the criminal case against the former Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykh, who is accused of receiving bribes.
White said in court that his guilt does not recognize. «I understand what I am accused. We are talking about some delusions. The guilt I’m totally. Everything that happens here, is a provocation of law enforcement bodies», – quotes its words Agency «Interfax».
The lawyer of the accused Marina Yarosh also said about the innocence of his client. «Nikita Yuryevich transferred only congratulations and a bottle of wine. Money he took,» said she.
The representative of the public prosecution claimed that White, occupying the post of Governor of the Kirov region for a bribe of 200 thousand euros lobbied the interests of the entrepreneur albert Urickogo.
In addition, according to the indictment, White asked the businessman Yuri Sudheimer the same bribe in exchange for patronage and lobbying.