Baku. Etibar Mammadov – APA. Baku Court of Grave Crimes on Friday held a preliminary hearing in the case of NIDA Civic Movement member Bayram Mammadov charged with drug trafficking.
The court specified the defendant’s profile data.
Attorney Elchin Sadigov asked for termination of the case or replacement of Mammadov’s pretrial detention with house arrest.
The court denied the petition.
The court scheduled the hearing to Nov.11.
Bayramov faces charges under Article #234 (illegal purchase, storage or selling of narcotics) of the Criminal Code. The Khatai district court sentenced him to four months’ pretrial detention. A few days ago, his imprisonment term was extended by two months.