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Thursday, August 07, 2008

Kill 6 People, Get 5 Years




Quick Facts

Venue:
Kharkiv, Ukraine

Defendant: Andriy Poltavets, 37
Crime: Vehicular homicide, DUI
Victims: 4 adults, 2 children

Expected penalty: 5-10 years’ imprisonment
Status: Pending trial

“One law for all,” as Yushchenko put it during the 2007 parliamentary campaign.

Sources:
http://obozrevatel.com/news/2008/5/8/235985.htm
http://video.oboz.ua/movie.php?aWQ9MTY1NzEmdnQ9Mw==

2 comments:

aditcenter said...

So scary.... In Indonesia, if you kill someone you got the sin.... hehehehe

Taras said...

In Ukraine, if you have traces of alcohol in your blood but loads of money in your pocket, your money will be your judge.

It will either buy you a reduced sentence or will prove your complete innocence.

We call this "one law for all."