In the Stavropol region opened a case against doctors, «selling» disability

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The investigators in the Stavropol region opened a criminal case against doctors of medico-social examination, which for bribe had established disability group, reports SUCK in the Stavropol territory.

«Criminal proceedings have been initiated against a 48-year-old acting head of Bureau No. 17 branch of PKU «Main Bureau of medical-social examination of the Stavropol territory» of the Ministry of labor and 44-year-old physician for medico-social examination of the same companies suspected of committing eight episodes of crimes under article of the criminal code «bribe-taking», — is spoken in the message.

According to investigators, in the period from November to December 2017 suspects regularly received from citizens of a bribe in the amount of from 15 to 20 thousand rubles for the adoption of the decisions on disability. «These illegal acts were committed by them as part of a group of persons upon a preliminary collusion, or independently. Managed to capture the suspects receiving illegal gratuities totaling 136 thousand rubles,» — said the Agency.

In addition, other similar established facts of illegal activity of officials of Bureau mediko-social examination, added in SK.

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