On the morning of May 24, the High-Level People’s Court in Hanoi opened an appellate court hearing the case “Expropriation of property” related to the couple Nguyen Xuan Duong (ie. “Nue” Street, 51 years old, living in group 11 Ky Ba ward, Thai Binh city) and accomplices stole nearly 2.5 billion dong for cremation. The trial took place at the People’s Court of Thai Binh province.
Two defendants were brought to trial, including Nguyen Xuan Duong and Nguyen Khac Nin (43 years old, residing in Kien Xuong district, Thai Binh).
Defendant Nguyen Xuan Duong (Duong “Nhue”) at the appellate court session
According to information in Dan Viet newspaper, presented to the Appellate Court, defendant Nguyen Khac Nin said that the first-instance sentence was “a bit high”. According to this defendant, if he knew how to stick to the law, Nin would certainly not have done so.
Nin also admitted that once he brought another defendant down to keep a funeral car in Hai Duong, not allowing this car to go to Thai Binh to perform the signed cremation contract.
With “Nhue” Duong, this defendant presented that service establishments invited to join the Funeral Association.
Regarding the money received from funeral service owners, Duong “Nhue” said to pay for shared meals, funerals, and charity. Nguyen Xuan Duong presented that he also did many good things for the association.
Nguyen Xuan Duong once again said that he did not commit a crime, did not eat on dead bodies as the public assumed. Road said do not do such things. “The defendant died in prison, but I also hope that the jury will clarify the details… How can there be a sentence for the defendant to obey and obey… If the defendant has to be in prison for a long time, the defendant will accept it, and the defendant will live and die with human honor? “- Duong “Nhue” said in court.
According to the High-Level People’s Court in Hanoi, of the 7 defendants, only defendant Nguyen Xuan Duong did not admit to the crime, 6 other defendants, including Nguyen Thi Duong (Duong’s wife) during the investigation process. Admit. Defendant Duong also filed an appeal against the judgment of the People’s Court of Thai Binh province, but then voluntarily withdrew the application and remedied the consequences.
According to information on VTC, after half a day of trial, based on the progress of the trial and the testimonies of the defendants, the High People’s Court in Hanoi did not accept the content of the appeal of defendant Nguyen Xuan Duong as well as the petition. appeal to reduce the sentence of defendant Nguyen Khac Nin.
The trial panel affirmed the same sentence for the two defendants as the judgment of the People’s Court of Thai Binh province at the first-instance court hearing the case “Rape property”; announced that Nguyen Xuan Duong and Nguyen Khac Nin were both guilty of “extorting property”.
Specifically, defendant Nguyen Xuan Duong received a sentence of 15 years in prison, defendant Nguyen Khac Nin received a sentence of 12 years in prison.
Previously, at the first-instance trial, defendant Nguyen Xuan Duong was sentenced to 15 years in prison and fined 10 million dong as the mastermind. Defendant Nguyen Khac Nin, as a helper, received a 12-year sentence. Duong then appealed against the judgment of the People’s Court of Thai Binh province because he thought he had not committed a crime, and Nin appealed for a reduction in the punishment.
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