Pavel Dmitrichenko, the former lead dancer of the Bolshoi Ballet, has been sentenced to six years in prison for his part in an acid attack on the ballet's artistic director.
Co-accused Yuri Zarutsky, who admitted to throwing acid in Filin's face, was sentenced to 10 years in prison, and Andrei Lipatov, who drove Zarutsky to the scene, was sentenced to four years.
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