//Russian Communist MP stripped of immunity for illegal elk hunting

Russian Communist MP stripped of immunity for illegal elk hunting

Russian MPs voted to deprive representative of the Communist Party faction, Valery Rashkin, of immunity for illegal hunting for the elk. 
Prosecutor General Igor Krasnov found it necessary to bring MP Rashkin to administrative responsibility under Part 1 of Article 12.26 of the Administrative Code (“Failure by the driver of a vehicle to undergo medical examination for intoxication”) and under Part 2 of Article 258 of the Criminal Code of Russia (“Illegal hunting”).
As many as 341 MPs voted to strip Rashkin of immunity.