Rovshan Huseyn oglu ALLAHVERDIYEV

Hijab protest outside Ministry of Education

Date of arrest – 5 October 2012

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 – Treatment Facility No. 3 for prisoners with tuberculosis

Case summary – Allahverdiyev was sentenced to 5.5 years of imprisonment under a 22 April 2013 decision of the Narimanov District Court. The Baku Court of Appeal upheld this ruling on 19 December 2013.

Note: This prisoner’s sentence is due to end on 5 April 2018.

For narrative account of hijab protest and arrests …

Source :  March 2018 list

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