Sun closed the hearing on the appeal against the sentence of ex-Colonel SK Maksimenko

© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye in fotobanka Maksimenko. Archival photoSun closed the hearing on the appeal against the sentence of ex-Colonel SK Maksimenko© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye the image Bank

Russia’s Supreme court in the closed mode will consider on Tuesday against the verdict to the head of Department of own safety of Investigative Committee Mikhail Maksimenko, the correspondent of RIA Novosti news from the courtroom.

In April the Moscow city court sentenced for taking bribes Maksimenko to 13 years a penal colony and fined him 165 million rubles and was stripped of the title. In addition, the court banned the ex-Colonel SK for three years to occupy posts in law enforcement bodies.

Originally Maksimenko, his former Deputy Alexander Limonova and former first Deputy head of the Moscow cupola SK Denis Nikandrov was charged with obtaining from «thief in law» Shakro Young 500 thousand euros for the mitigation of charges and release from prison another «authority» — Andrew Kochanova (Italian).

After a year of investigation, the investigators of the FSB opened a second case, from the plot, which indicated that officers of the Italian were transferred to 500 thousand dollars, not euros, and not from Shakro, and businessman Oleg Shahmatova. After this result has allocated in separate manufacture business in the relation Maksimenko with the latest story and sent it to the court. In addition, Maksimenko is accused of receiving 50 thousand dollars from a businessman from St. Petersburg Badri Shengelia for lobbying the criminal case about the theft of his expensive watch brand Hublot.