Office of Ombudsman
Press-release N 1689-2258/368-10, 06.01.2011
Suleymanova attended ceremony of fulfillment of Pardon Decree
personality, the state of health, family status of inmates, their
during serving their punishment and basing on the principle of humanism
inmates were pardoned according to the 48th Pardon Decree of
country President dated December 29, 2010.
From her first days
of activity, the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Republic of
examined the possibility of pardoning of inmates in the frame of law
to their own or family members appeals. Considering the fact that some
repent for the offences they committed, have been rehabilitated and
threaten the society any more, she sent motions to the Pardoning
pardoning of 81 prisoners after the last pardoning decree, according to
1.4 of the Constitutional Law on Ombudsman.
motions of the Ombudsman seven inmates were pardoned according to the
pardon decree. It should be mentioned since the beginning of the
Commissioner 326 inmates, including juveniles, women, ill persons, the
and journalists have been liberated up to date.
With regard to the fulfillment
of the pardon Decree, Commissioner visited the prisons No. 6, Medical
Correction Institutions of the Penitentiary Service of the Ministry of
met with prisoners.
Ombudsman noted as a
result of humanist policy of the state 9 amnesty acts have been adopted
pardon Decrees were signed up to now.
The Commissioner also
noted punishment is being liberalized; inmates are treated with more
detention condition, nutrition and the medical services rendered to
presented the documents on liberation to the pardoned inmates.