69 inmates, including 7 women, have left prisons, in result of the decision by Georgia`s Parole Board. The commission`s sitting was held on April 16, 17 and 18.
Georgia President Giorgi Margvelashvili has pardoned 95 prisoners before the Easter Holiday, the press service reports. President Margvelashvili has already signed the act confirming the pardon.
Public Defender of Georgia Ucha Nanuashvili has addressed the Chief Prosecutor of Georgia, Giorgi Badashvili to investigate the facts of possible pressure, abuse, inhumane treatment, physical and verbal abuse, intimidation on the convicts held in the N8 prison of Tbilisi in time.
28 political subjects have submitted the applications for participation in the self-government elections on June 15; however, only six of them have been registered by the Central Election Commission. The deadline for submitting applications to the CEC is April 19.