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The Prosecutor asked the court to detain for six months ex-the head of «RUSNANO» Leonid Melamed and chief financial officer of the Corporation Svyatoslav Ponurov during the pendency of the criminal case, the correspondent of RIA Novosti from the Cheremushkinsky court of Moscow.
On Friday, the court held a preliminary hearing, which, according to the law, passed in the closed mode.
Melamed and Bowed are accused of embezzling more than 220 million rubles, now they are free because the period of detention during the investigation phase has expired. To them threatens till 10 years of imprisonment.
The motivation of the Prosecutor unknown, since the meeting was held behind closed doors. Lawyers for the defendants declined to comment.
The court will announce Monday at 9: 30.