The lawyer's chances of Ephraim to escape punishment because of illness

Lawyer Alexander Pachev said in an interview with "Evening Moscow" that the state of health of the actor of Michael Efremova may affect the execution of the sentence.

Ephraim became ill on the way to the Presnensky court. The building actually brought, and within five minutes the ambulance arrived. The bailiffs carried him to a stretcher. According to the lawyer of the actor Elman Pashayev, doctors suspected he had a pre-stroke or pre-stroke conditions. The court hearing was postponed to Wednesday, August 12.

While this does not mean that the defendant will completely avoid punishment — his performance can move to full recovery. The lawyer believes that the possible disease of Ephraim is able to delay the case, since he will not be able to participate in court hearings.

Pachev has concluded that it is necessary to wait to Ephraim diagnosed before you draw conclusions about the consequences of the deterioration of the health of the artist.

In early June, the actor behind the wheel of his car crossed the double line, drove into the oncoming lane and crashed into a van in the center of Moscow. Driver — 57-year-old courier online-shop Sergey Zakharov received a traumatic brain injury and several hours later died in hospital.

The examination showed that at the time of the accident Efremov was drunk, and the blood, he found traces of drugs. Now he is under house arrest, he faces up to 12 years of imprisonment.