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One more important article of Azerbaijan's Criminal Code on brink of amendment

20 May 2014 [11:53] - TODAY.AZ
Terms of punishment for setting up illegal armed formations or groups, attacking enterprises, offices, organizations or individuals within these groups are extended to highest limit

Terms of punishment for setting up illegal armed formations or groups, attacking enterprises, offices, organizations or individuals within these groups are extended to highest limit in Azerbaijan.

The Parliament told APA that the Article #279.3 of the Criminal Code is proposed to be made amendment in this regard.

According to the amendment, in case that the above-mentioned acts cause causalities or other serious consequences, 12-20 year imprisonment will be imposed.

Currently the penalty for this crime is 8 years up to 15 years.

The draft law was recommended to the plenary meeting of the Parliament.
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