Nadiya Savchenko's lawyer Mark Feygin states that there has not been the case yet when the person has been pardoned by the petition of the victims' relatives in the Russian Federation.
"Unlike in Ukraine, There is no law to pardon in Russia. It is operated by the three regulations, including the Presidential Decree, which, in general, has fixed position for a pardon. You know, actually, pardon through the petition of the victims relatives, this has never happenned before. ", - Feigin stated.