Protection under Article 116 of the Criminal Code
Beatings or violent actions for the victim have consequences, if as a result there was a loss of his ability to work for more than 3 weeks, then the crime of the accused is qualified as more serious with an appropriate term of punishment. The need for a lawyer to defend himself under Article 116 of the Criminal Code arises from the moment of filing an application against the accused or his detention. To ensure reliable protection of the accused, it is important to have a lawyer present immediately, because the interrogator can attach any motive to the beatings - from a simple conflict to a political one or incitement to ethnic hatred, and this is a completely different qualification of a crime!
Why is a lawyer needed in case of beatings (Article 116 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation)
Beatings are private criminal cases. Such criminal cases are initiated at the request of the injured party; termination of the criminal case is possible upon reconciliation of the parties. Reconciliation of the parties without the participation of a third party is impossible, therefore, to terminate the case under Article 116, a lawyer for beating is needed. But even if it was not possible to reach reconciliation of the parties, then the lawyer of Art. 116 is required, this is:
- pressure protection for testimony
- support during interrogations
- impossibility of bringing religious, national, political motives under the deed by the investigating authorities
- protection against being attached to the deed of a deliberate act, that is, retraining into a more serious crime
- engaging witnesses supporting your side
Cost of a lawyer under Art. 116 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation
Consulting a lawyer under Art. 116 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation Beating - from 2,000 rubles.