Russia: 36-year-old charged with alleged HIV transmission in Chelyabinsk faces up to 5 years in prison


Chelyabinsk citizen charged: he infected his wife with HIV.

February 3, 2020
Source: Regnum
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In Kopeisk, a 36-year-old local resident who intentionally infected his wife with HIV will be brought to trial. 

This was reported in the press service of the prosecutor’s office of the region.

Kopeysk, Chelyabinsk Oblast, February 3, 2020, 19:35 – REGNUM A resident of Chelyabinsk Kopeysk will go to court for HIV transmission to his wife. This is reported by the press service of the regional prosecutor’s office.

A 36-year-old citizen knew that he had this disease. However, he infected his wife. She was later placed on the dispensary registry.

The indictment has already been confirmed. The case will be heard by the Copa City Court. The citizen is facing up to five years in prison.

Челябинец отдан под суд: заразил супругу ВИЧ-инфекцией

 Житель челябинского Копейска пойдёт под суд за заражение своей жены ВИЧ-инфекцией. Об этом сообщает пресс-служба облпрокуратуры.

36-летний гражданин знал о наличии у него этого заболевания. Тем не менее он заразил жену. Она позднее была поставлена на диспансерный учёт.

Обвинительное заключение уже утверждено. Дело рассмотрит Копейский городской суд. Гражданину грозит до пяти лет колонии.