JHANGIRYAN'S FATHER PASSED AWAY

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02:19 pm | June 01, 2009

Politics

Ex Deputy Prosecutor General Gagik Jhangiryan was sent home yesterday.

Jhangiryan's father Vrej Jhangiryan, 80, deceased suddenly today
morning.

Yesterday evening after it became known that Vrej Jhangiryan was
at death's door, Gagik Jhangiryan's advocates motioned the Court
of Criminal Appeals for Jhangiryan's short release. Judge Arshak
Khachatryan decided to release Gagik Jhangiryan by 8 p.m. June 3.

"In the given circumstances we shall request the court to prolong
the terms of release," said Advocate Erwand Varosyan.

Remind that Gagik Jhangiryan's mother died last year.

Gagik Jhnagirian has been jailed since February 23, 2008. He was
charged with violence against a government representative and was
sentenced him to three years' imprisonment