Joshqun Muslum oglu BAGHISHOV

Protestor

Siyazan resident

Date of arrest – 16 January 2016

Charges (2000 Criminal Code) –

186.2.2 – Deliberate destruction or damage of another’s property which caused significant damage to a victim, by an arson, explosion or other publicly dangers way or entailed heavy consequences;

233 – Organization by group of persons of actions, roughly breaking a social order or connected to insubordination to legal requirements of the authority representative, or entailed on infringement of normal activity of transport, enterprise, establishment and organization, as well as active participation in such actions;

315.2 – Application of violence, dangerous to life or health concerning the representative of authority in connection with performance of official duties.

Penal facility – Prison No. 5

Sentence – On 28 March 2017, the Guba region court (Judge Elman Ahmadov) sentenced Joshgun Baghishov to four years’ imprisonment.

On 28 December 2017, the Sumgait Appeal Court (Judge Nazim Movsumov) reduced the sentence to three years and six months’ loss of liberty.