Trial of accused of threats against Moscow judges to begin in March
MOSCOW, February 27 (RAPSI) - The Meshchansky District Court of Moscow will begin hearing on merits of the case of town of Voronezh resident Mikhail Kvasov, who stands charged with murder threats to Moscow judges, on March 4, lawyer Olga Pelsh has told RAPSI.
According to investigators, Kvasov has threatened to murder the judge of Moscow’s Tverskoy District Court Stanislav Minin.
The defendant does not admit guilt saying he published the incriminating statement in support of rallies and did not imply to threaten the judge.
Earlier, Moscow’s Basmanny District Court had Kvasov to be recommitted to a mental hospital.
A relevant motion was filed by an investigator, who said that in 2007 Kvasov had a medical checkup in the Voronezh psychoneurologic dispensary and was diagnosed with the mixed anxiety-depressive disorder.