Military court to review case against student accused of justifying terrorism
MOSCOW, March 3 (RAPSI) – The Solntsevsky District Court of Moscow granted a motion by defense team of a Moscow student who is accused of justifying terrorism and transferred the case to a military court, RAPSI reported from the courtroom on Thursday.
The case is going to be reviewed by the Moscow District Military Court.
Patimat Gadzhieva is accused of public cries in support of terrorism and national strife; she is facing a prison term.
According to Gadzhieva’s lawyer, Timur Aliev, the student posted an image to a social network depicting representative of ISIS terror organization prohibited in Russia and “a scene of execution”. A copy of text in Russian was copied by Gadzhieva in the form of a prayer. She deleted the image after 13 days, but Russian authorities found the posting in Vkontakte’s archive and launched a criminal case against Gadzhieva in November 2015.