On January 23, 2019, concluding pleadings in the case of Jehovah’s Witness Dennis Christensen began in the Zheleznodorozhniy District Court of Oryol. He is charged with “organizing the activity of an extremist organization.” In his final pleadings the prosecutor, Ivan Fomin, requested that Dennis Christensen spend 6 years, 6 months, in prison. Next, Dennis Christensen will present his concluding statements, after which the court will retire to the deliberation room to render its verdict.
Oryol Prosecutor Requests 78 Months in Prison for Danish Believer
Photo: Dennis Christensen in Zheleznodorozhny District Court of Oryol, January 2019
Case of Christensen in Oryol
Number of the case in court: 1-37/1
Considering on the merits: Zheleznodorozhnyy District Court of the City of Oryol
Judge: Aleksei Nikolaevich Rudnev
Appellate Court: Oryol Regional Court