The court must elect the Guzhva measure
The petition for remand to the chief editor of the publication “the Country.ia” Igor Guzhva should consider today, June 24, Shevchenkovskiy district court of Kyiv.
According to lawyer Andrey Smirnov Guzhva, the examination is scheduled for 13 hours, transfer “Ukrainian news”.
The people’s Deputy from “Radical party” Linko said that he met with Guzhva personally
We will remind, in the evening of 22 June, the chief editor of the newspaper “the Country.ia” of the Igor Guzhva was detained.
According to Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko, Guzhva received 10 thousand dollars to not publish the dirt on one of the politicians. According to Guzhva, a month ago, the people Deputy from the Radical party Linko offered him money for the placement of materials on the conflict of molting and the adviser to the interior Minister Ilya Kiva. Guzhva says that he refused the money.
After his arrest came two lawyers, but they are not missed in the editorial office. It turned out that one of the defenders Igor Guzhva in the room was still is the Minister of justice of times of Yanukovych Olena Lukash. She said that now Guzhva is located in the city police Department.
Videopanel editor “Strenia” arrested on charge in extortion of 10 thousand dollars
Note, in 2015, Igor Guzhva was wanted on suspicion of intentional evasion from paying taxes on about $ 18 million. On 1 August he arrived in Kiev and immediately went to the investigator a statement that it did not intend to hide from law enforcement.
On 29 July it became known that Igor Guzhva left the media holding “Vesti Ukraine”, and also stepped down as editor-in-chief of the daily newspaper “Vesti”.
Later, former chief editor of the newspaper “Vesti” Igor Guzhva has made for himself a pledge of $ 1 million 35 thousand 300 UAH (about 850 times the minimum wage), his court-appointed 4 Aug.