At the meeting on Wednesday, August 1, Obolonskyi district court of Kyiv for the fifth time could not proceed to the trial stage of the debate on the treason case of former President Viktor Yanukovych, UKRINFORM reports.
New public defender Yanukovych Viktor Ovsyannikov, who previously together with the lawyer under the agreement Alexander Vidicom voluntarily left the court session, returned to the court. However, he requested to grant him time to study the case materials before the beginning of the debate.
On it the presiding judge Vladislav Devyatko said that the court would give him enough time to prepare, and after the speech, prosecutors Ovsyannikov even better to be able to prepare for his performance in the debate.
At this time, the Prosecutor Ruslan Kravchenko tried to speak, but again the lawyer left the meeting.
“The court once again forced to turn to the Regional center. Break to 17:00,” said the judge Devyatko.
For the first time the court tried to proceed to the debate on 19 April, but then returned with the examination of defense witnesses. Also start the debate failed on 30 and 31 July and August 1 twice.