Family members and supporters of Bejan Lortkipanidze, who was arrested for the case of June 20, filed the petition with 1800 signatories at the Court of Appeal. They will appeal the decision of the City Court.
On June 27, the court sentenced Bezhan Lortkipanidze to pretrial detention.
Bejan Lortkipanidze is a National Geographic researcher. He was arrested by police officers a few days ago. He is accused of involvement in group violence.