Yulia Tymoshenko's lawyer Sergy Vlasenko sits at the European Court of Human Rights, in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, Aug. 28 2012 before the hearing of her mother's case against Ukraine. ... more 
Yulia Tymoshenko's lawyer Sergy Vlasenko sits at the European Court of Human Rights, in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, Aug. 28 2012 before the hearing of her mother's case against Ukraine. Lawyers for Yulia Tymoshenko, the Ukrainian opposition leader who has been jailed and convicted of abusing her office, are appealing before the European Court of Human Rights. Tymoshenko was sentenced to seven years in prison in October 2011 over allegations involving a gas contract negotiated while she was prime minister. (AP Photo/Cedric Joubert) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Cedric Joubert
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 12:26 PM EDT