The prosecution will announce in court the punishment for the businessman Polonsky

© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye in fotobounce Sergei Polonsky. Archival photoThe prosecution will announce in court the punishment for the businessman Polonsky© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye the image Bank

Presnensky court of Moscow on Friday will hold oral hearings on the case of businessman Sergei Polonsky, the Prosecutor will call the desired sentence on the case of cheating shareholders, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the court Anastasia pilina.

«The pleadings in the case Polonsky will start at 10.00. Polonsky himself in the debate will not participate, it will be delivered only on the last word,» she said.

Article of the criminal code on fraud, which makest known in the past, Kommersant, suggests up to 10 years imprisonment.

The lawyer of the businessman Alexey Tsaplin Agency explained that Polonsky will not participate in the debate, since earlier the judge Evgeny Naidenov removed him from the courtroom, arguing that the defendant’s conduct interferes with the process.

Polonsky is accused of fraud by 2.6 billion rubles in the construction of the Moscow residential complex «Kutuzovskaya mile» and «Rublevsky Riviera». In may 2015 the authorities of Cambodia, where Polonsky was hiding from Russian justice, gave it to Russia. Examination found him sane.

Polonsky during his business career became famous for colorful remarks and antics. One of the most famous was addressed to people «who do not have a billion» — with them, figuratively speaking, Polonsky did not want to conduct any dialogue.