HEARING CONDUCTED ON CITIZEN SAYYARA HEYDAROVA’S CASE

April 7th, 2009
Today, 7 April, in the Surakhani District Court, under the chairmanship of Judge Nuraddin Mustafayev, a hearing took place on the lawsuit against citizen Sayyara Heydarova under article 221.1 (hooliganism, violating public order, expressing disrespect in society openly, using force or threatening to use force on citizens, and destruction of private property).

The hearing began with the interrogation of witnesses. Khatai District Police Department employees, who said their were protecting public tranquility in the area when the incident happened, were interrogated.
The judge scheduled the next hearing for April 14 at 11:30 a.m.
Citizen Sayyara Heydarova is accused of beating four men and was previously being held in prison in pre-trial detention until she was released before International Women’s Day (March 8) in 2008.