19 May 2013, 17:19

Russian court agrees to hear Khodorkovsky appeal

Михаил Ходорковский суд
Mikhail Khodorkovsky
Mikhail Khodorkovsky

Russia's Supreme Court said Sunday it would hear an appeal against the second conviction of jailed former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky.

Russia's highest court posted the decision on its website without explaining which part of Khodorkovsky's conviction it would review or when the hearing would take place.

Voice of Russia, AFP

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