Odious Shtepa was released under house arrest

The controversial ex-mayor of Slovyansk Nelly Shtepa released from jail under house arrest. The Kharkiv court considered the extension of a measure of restraint to Stay and decided to release her from behind bars, the correspondent of TSN.

Now the court hearing the ex-mayor, who is accused of separatism, will be under house arrest in Slavic. The court also ordered Shtepa to wear an electronic bracelet.

Videocarta gave the order Nelly Shtepa to negotiate with the militants

TSN. 16:45

August 30, 2016, 16:58

Lawyers repeatedly asked her for easing of conditions of detention, referring to her alleged poor health. The court eventually granted their petition.

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The former mayor of Slovyansk Nelly Shtepa was kept in detention since 11 July 2014. Stepu accused of holding an illegal poll on the issue of federalization, and that it has not taken adequate action to release the seized building of the city police Department, where he kept the 479 units of service weapons, and in a media interview urged not to release him. The indictment also stated that Shtepa has expressed support for the separatists, prevented the capture of the city Council and allowed the militants “DNR” to take the city, leading to Sloviansk from April 12 to July 5 of last year. In addition, according to prosecutors, the … contributed to the organization and strengthening of the illegal checkpoints. Separately noted that during the occupation and fighting in Slavyansk killed 117 people, 198 were injured. Damaged 1574 house, and also objects of housing and communal infrastructure of the city.