Pieces of silver will be able to continue its work, said the Senator

The verdict Director Kirill Serebrennikov puts some limitations on his activity, but he will be able to be creative, told RIA Novosti on Friday the Deputy head of the Federation Council Committee for science, education and culture Igor Morozov.

Petty-bourgeois court of Moscow on Friday did not designate the actual time involved in high-profile cases, "the Seventh Studio": Kirill Serebrennikov and the other two defendants received suspended sentences, Sophia Apfelbaum – fine. Probation ordered not to move without notice and to register. For three they will have to pay almost 129 million rubles of damage through a civil lawsuit.

"Penalties for offences determined by the court and no one has the right to judge, rightly or wrongly. The court operates on the basis of the law," Morozov said.

He said that the legitimate decision of the court in respect of government and other defendants in the case about the need to return to the Treasury funds stolen. "This budget money from taxes that we pay," said the Senator, adding that all the money that is either stolen, or go through channels of corruption, or used for other purposes, "must always return to the state."

Morozov also noted that three years probation is a long time, any crime that people can make during this period will be dealt with through "interpretation" of probation. It is a "sword of Damocles", he added.

"To mend do not necessarily need to be in prison," - said the legislator.

He also noted that pieces of silver - talented Director for his productions comes a lot of spectators. "It needs to continue its work with the constraints that it imposed," - said the MP.