Nasirov can still be punished for abuse of official position, because the statute of limitations under this article expires in three years.
The High Anti-Corruption Court granted the defense request of ex-chairman of the State Fiscal Service Roman Nasirov to close the proceedings on charges of official forgery after the statute of limitations expired. This was reported by the Anti-Corruption Center.
However, under the abuse of office article, the statute of limitations only expires after three years.
“Nasirov can still be punished if prosecutors prove his guilt in court. Under this article, Nasirov can be imprisoned for up to 6 years,” the Anti-Corruption Center said.
As you know, Nasirov was accused of the fact that he and the director of the State Fiscal Service department during 2015-2016 allowed the companies of the fugitive people’s representative Alexander Onishchenko, who was accused of organizing of “gas schemes,” which do not pay rent for. the use of subsoil. As a result, the state suffered damage of more than two billion UAH.
We remind you that Nasirov was taken into custody at the end of October last year.
It was also reported that the former head of the State Fiscal Service had his bail reduced from UAH 523 million to UAH 261 million.
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