Latif Suleyman oglu AHMADOV

Sabunchu protest

Date of arrest – 05 November 2015

Charges (articles of the Criminal Code) –

233 — organizing actions causing violation of public order or active participation in such actions);

315.2 — use of force, dangerous to life or health, against a representative of authority, in the performance of his professional duties.

Penal facility – Prison №16

Case summary – Latif Ahmadov was among the people arrested in front of the Sabunchu District Police Office while peacefully protesting detention of Elchin Gasimov, deputy chairman of Muslim Unity Movement.

Ahmadov was sentenced by Sabunchu District Court (Judge Suleyman Agayev) to 5 years, 11 months and 20 days’ loss of liberty. Baku Appeal Court (presiding Judge Vugar Mammadov) with its decision dated 8 May 2017 kept this sentence in force.