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Court of Appeal upholds Rasul Jafarov’s conviction

Summary: July 31 hearing  Defense lawyers put forward their arguments for Rasul Jafarov's innocence, and asked the court to acquit him;  Ahmad Heybatov, who the court has recognized as a victim, requested that the guilty verdict be overturned based on the facts laid out in the appeal; Rasul Jafarov gave a speech calling attention to the facts that attest to the groundlessness of the charges; The public prosecutor requested that the court

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