Former Mayor of Tbilisi Gigi Ugulava leaves prison
07 January, 2017
Former Mayor of Tbilisi Gigi Ugulava leaves prison
Former Mayor Gigi Ugulava has left prison. The former Mayor was met by family members, friends and members of the National Movement outside the prison.

Tbilisi City Court has partly satisfied the lawsuit of former Mayor Gigi Ugulava’s lawyers in
the TbilService Group case. Ugulava’s sentence was reduced and his term of imprisonment for defined as 1 year and 9 months, though it was further reduced to 1 year, 3 months and 22 days due to the Amnesty Law. Gigi Ugulava's term of imprisonment is counted from September 18, 2015. Thus, the term of imprisonment expires on 9 January, but according to the Imprisonment Code, if the release day is preceded by a holiday, the prisoner must be freed earlier, on the working day.

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