SyuzhetyUbiystvo lawyer Markelova26.01.2009Markelovu shot twice in zatylokKommentariiKomu need a memory? 21.01.2009V Russia rallies were held in memory of the Advocate Markelova Sevastopol buried journalist "Novaya Gazeta" Anastasia Baburova, murdered in Moscow during the attempted lawyer, Stanislav Markelov, said RIA Novosti. Farewell to Baburovoy was held in Moscow on 23 January, then brought the body of a journalist in her native city of Sevastopol.
Anastasia Baburova was shot dead January 19, 2009. According to reports, the killer shot the lawyer, Stanislav Markelov, which the journalist was returning from a press conference, and then shot in the head Baburovoy. The first reports from the scene indicated that Baburova was injured while trying to apprehend the murderer, but then in the law enforcement agencies said that journalist was shot in the neck. Baburova died a few hours after the assassination in a Moscow hospital.
Law enforcement agencies were unable to find a killer. According to the basic version, Markelova murder was linked to his professional activities. A lawyer involved in several cases loud: he represented the family Kungaevyh on trial Yuri Budanov, but also defended the chief editor of Himkinskoy Truth "Michael Beketov in a criminal case of defamation brought against a journalist. Previously, it was reported that Markelov investigate the circumstances of the attack on Beketov, but then another lawyer representing the interests of Glavred "Himkinskoy government, denied this information.