Blogger from Yekaterinburg Ruslan Sokolovsky, who is accused of insulting the feelings of believers and extremism for game Pokemon Go in the temple, was initiated a new criminal case. On Thursday said his lawyer Alexei Bashmakov.
Sokolowski is accused of illegal turnover of special technical means intended for secret receipt of information, told Bashmakov. He said that the reason for the case was a pen with a video camera that was discovered in the house of a blogger during searches. Punishment under this article — till four years of imprisonment.
On Thursday, the Verkh-Isetskiy district court Ekaterinburga decided to leave under guards Ruslan Sokolovsky. The meeting was held behind closed doors. Sokolowski is in custody more than two months for insulting the feelings of believers.
The court decided to leave blogger in jail for another 30 days – until February 22. It is also known that Sokolov and his defence has asked the court to consider bail of 1 million rubles. The origin of the Deposit lawyers unemployed blogger refused to disclose.
We will remind, last year the new Ruslan Sokolovsky posted on its YouTube channel in the video where he plays a game Pokemon Go in Ekaterinburg the temple and says that walking with your smartphone during the service is unlikely to result in criminal liability. The movie has collected half a million views.
After checking the experts found in the video signs of violation of the right to freedom of conscience and religion — Sokolowski detained and arrested.
Initially, the lawyers have achieved for a young man to soften the measure of restraint to house arrest. In jail he got after he violated the conditions of house arrest. It is already known that the ROC will not ask the court to be lenient with blogger arrested for catching pokemon in the temple.
Sokolowski, which the international organization Amnesty International recognized prisoner of conscience, requested political asylum from several countries.