A criminal case was brought against a doctor of the Aikhal city hospital for a bribe and two episodes of official forgery, Yakutia 24 TV channel reports with the reference to the Regional Prosecutor’s Office.
“The defendant, at the offer of her acquaintance, issued a fake disability certificate to a citizen for a monetary reward of 15 thousand rubles for the period from April 23 to May 7, 2019. While the man, in respect of whom the certificate of incapacity for work was issued, was serving an administrative arrest in a temporary detention center,” the ministry said in an official statement.
The doctor was found guilty of official bribe receiving for illegal actions and two episodes of official forgery. The woman was sentenced to four years of probation with a probationary period of two years and a fine. The court took into account the full confession of the guilt by the defendant, repentance of the deed and the presence of minor children. The verdict hasn’t entered into force.