The trial for the kidnapping and murder of the unfortunate young man in the Mixed Jury Court of Appeals, was postponed for March 3, 2017 at the request of the lawyers of the family. Petros Michaleakos and his wife Voula Sioutalou did not appear in court.
The counsel of the defendant, however, opposed the postponement of the trial describing the judgment at first instance monstrosity.
Relatives and friends of the unfortunate 26 year old were once again on the side of the tragic mother Varbara Theodorakis outside the Court of Appeal.
Petros Michaleakos first instance sentenced to life imprisonment for murder with intent and to 23 years for conspiracy, committing felony abduction in complicity and attempted extortion. Voula Sioutalou imposed a penalty 18 years for snatching together, simple complicity in attempted extortion and conspiracy to commit a felony.
For the case of Marios four others were convicted , while two were acquitted Anastasios Bassadis imposed suspension the six years of sentence for direct complicity in extortion attempt.
Aristides Korentios sentenced to four years suspended imprisonment for membership in a gang to commit a felony. Brothers Gerasimos and Vasilis Tampakakis prison sentences 3 and 2 years respectively, which is redeemable.
The last three, according to the judgment, participated in the attempted kidnapping of Marios mother Varbara Theodorakis. Innocent declared Korentios wife, Eugenia Tampakaki and Panagiotis Chaikalis due to lack of evidence.
See details about the case here.