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Posted inEastern Europe & Russia, Regions

Lawyers Spoil Budanov’s New Year

8 January 2003 MOSCOW, 8 January (Gazeta.Ru)–In spite of a ruling by the Rostov-on-Don military court stating Col. Yuri Budanov was insane when he murdered Chechen teenager Elsa Kungayeva and therefore could not be held criminally responsible, the officer was forced to spend New Year in a solitary prison cell. For the time being that […]