Disciplinary prison restrictions against Russian businessman Viktor Bout were lifted last week, Bout’s attorney Alexei Tarasov told Sputnik.
Moscow will not stop efforts to release Russian national Viktor Bout convicted in the United States for selling weapons to US agents, Russian Foreign Ministry's Human Rights Ombudsman Konstantin Dolgov said Thursday.
Viktor Bout’s attorney Alexei Tarasov claims that the US government’s recent decision to lift sanctions against the Russian businessman will make it easier to defend him in court.
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Russian arms merchant Viktor Bout is serving his 25 year sentence at Marion, IL. He's in the highly restrictive Communications Management Unit. Having already lost his appeal, he sought a new trial based on newly discovered evidence. The Court... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
"The fact that he is funny and buffoonish, that doesn’t gel with his image of himself"
Moscow continues to call on the US to respect the rights of Russian national Viktor Bout, Russian Foreign Ministry's Human Rights Ombudsman Konstantin Dolgov said Tuesday.
Attorney Alexei Tarasov said that the defense team representing Russian businessman Viktor Bout will submit an appeal to US court on Friday.
US District Court Judge Shira Scheindlin claims that a UN Security Council resolution that lifted sanctions against Viktor Bout cannot be accepted as new evidence in an effort to overturn his conviction.
Recent developments within the UN Security Council will be raised before a US judge as evidence for reversing Russian national Viktor Bout’s conviction, the businessman’s attorney Alexei Tarasov told Sputnik on Monday.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Tuesday that it believed the case against convicted Russian arms trafficker Viktor Bout, who is serving a 25-year prison sentence in the United States, had been fabricated by U.S. special services.
Moscow protests a New York court's refusal to review the case of Russian national Viktor Bout, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.
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What has sustained Lucas Matthysse during his 11 years as a pro boxer is the anticipation of a world-title belt being strapped across his waist. Saturday night, when Argentina's Matthysse (37-3, 34 knockouts) meets unbeaten Ukrainian Viktor Postol (27-0, 11 KOs) at StubHub Center in Carson, that...
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Everyone was on weight today for tomorrow night's HBO doubleheader. The WBC junior welterweight title is officially on the line for tomorrow night's HBO main event, as Lucas Matthysse and Viktor Postol each comfortably made weight at today's weigh-in event. Show More Summary
This weekend, Showtime and HBO are both featuring extremely important light welterweight bouts. On HBO, Lucas Matthysse will face Viktor Postol for the vacant WBC belt. On Showtime, three-division belt holder Adrien Broner tries to hang on to relevancy when he faces the once-beaten Russian, Khabib Allakhverdiev. All four of these fighters are top-10 talents […]