In Moscow will begin consideration of the case of «God Kuzi»

© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye in fotobanka Popov, also known as God Kuzya. Archival photoIn Moscow will begin consideration of the case of «God Kuzi»© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye the image Bank

Presnensky court of Moscow on Monday will begin to consider the merits of the case the organizer of the sect, calling themselves «God Kuzey», and his accomplices.

«Hearing on the merits scheduled for 14.00», — told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the court Alexei Chernikov.

During the preliminary hearing, the court extended the arrest of «God Kuzya» until may 28, 2018.

Earlier, the Moscow Prosecutor’s office approved the indictment in a criminal case in respect of «God Kuzi» Andrei Popov for the creation of the sect and fraud.

The interior Ministry reported that five partners Popov also charged under articles «participation in activity of non-profit organization encroaching on the personality and rights of citizens — religious Association whose activity involves violence against citizens or other infliction of harm to their health, with the promotion of acts and fraud committed by an organized group, in especially large size».

The investigation established that in September 2007, the defendant created a sect whose activity is connected with causing harm to the health of citizens. He also drew the leadership of the sect a number of persons who reported about their intentions.

During operative actions in Moscow apartments Popov accomplices were seized cash, as well as specific literature and exotic animals. Were also seized computers and notebooks with «accounting records», indicating illegal misappropriation of funds of citizens.