Belarusian Baptists were fined and their propriety confiscated 16:47, 29/07/2004
IUC ECB intercession department again received a message from Belarus’ believers. April 17, 2004, the court of Mazyr considered the materials on the case delivered from the Mazyr municipal district internal affairs department, and decreed to fine believers Leanid Martynovitch, Mikalai Krynets, Vasil Bilas with 380 000 rubles for having congratulated patients of a Mazyr hospital with Easter. It was answered to solicitation in the Gomel district court, May 21, that there were no grounds for abolition of the Mazyr court’s decree. Today measures of implementation of the executive actions are being taken, as the accused did not assume their guilt and refused to pay the fine.
July 6, judge of Leninski district of Brest O. Miranuk directed to the decree concerning recovering the fine of 380 000 rubles the chief-accountant of the “Vodokanal”, where Leanid Martynovitch is employed. Thus, now 20 percent are deducted from his salary monthly.
Court executors threat Mikalai Krynets with confiscation of valuable objects into account of the fine payment.
July 16, judge of Mazyr district and the town of Mazyr A. Bialadzedau decided to arrest and withdraw from Vasil Bilas his vehicle – automobile “Volkswagen-Passat” produced in1988. The implementation is entrusted to Inter-district registration-organization department of State Auto-Inspection and State Auto-Inspection of Mazyr Municipal District Department of Internal Affairs.