YEREVAN. – The trial in the case of former MP Manvel Grigoryan and his wife Nazik Amiryan in the Yerevan Court of First Instance was adjourned until 2pm. Grigoryan was not present at the hearing.
His attorneys said they were at the hospital where doctors allowed Grigoryan to attend the hearing, which the defendant agreed to. The defense added that there was a problem with the transferring because Grigoryan is hooked up to an IV. The court decided to adjourn the trial until 2pm to ensure Grigoryan's attendance.
Manvel Grigoryan is charged with illegal possession of weapons and ammunition, embezzlement of property, tax evasion, misuse of state funds, and setting up theft of property.
Nazik Amiryan is accused of illegally keeping ammunition and explosives in the three houses they own, as well as committing thefts.