Cassation appeal on arrest of second President of Armenia is submitted
ArmInfo.The lawyers for the second president of Armenia, Robert Kocharyan, accused of overthrowing the constitutional order, filed a cassation appeal against the decision of the Court of Appeal to choose arrest as a measure of restraint. Lawyer Kocharyan Hovhannes Hudoyan told RFE/RL's Armenian Service.
To note, on June 25 the Court of Appeal decided to arrest Robert Kocharyan and again resume the investigation of the case in the court of first instance from the point at which it was interrupted.
Former President of Armenia Robert Kocharyan is accused under Part 1 of Art. 300.1 (overthrow of the constitutional order) and in accordance with paragraph 2 of Part 4 of Art. 311 (receiving a bribe in especially large amounts) of the RA Criminal Code.