HEARING ON LAWSUIT OF BIZIM YOL EMPLOYEE AGAINST POLICE TO BE HELD

May 26th, 2011
Bizim Yol (“Our Way”) newspaper employee Ramid Ibrahimov filed a lawsuit against investigator of Sabail District Police Department # 9 Fazil Mahmudov, Ramid Ibrahimov reported to IRFS today.

R.Ibrahimov said that case was received for execution. Sabail Distrcit Court will hold hearing tomorrow (27 May). The hearing will be overseen by Judge Fuad Huseynov.
BACKGROUND
While   Bizim Yol newspaper employee Ramid Ibrahimov was preparing news report from protest in front of the Presidential Administration on 12 February, he was physically assaulted by plain clothed persons. He complained to Sabail District Police Office # 9. However, his complaint was not investigated. Investigator Fazil Mahmudov decided not to launch criminal case. The journalist appealed against this decision.