This is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to Vinnik's account on the website of the penitentiary.

“Cannot be released on bail,” the document says.

Earlier, Vinnik declared his innocence during a meeting of the Northern District of California.

On August 5, the United States authorities notified Russian diplomats of the arrest of Russian Alexander Vinnik.

The next day, the US Department of Justice announced that Vinnik had appeared before an American court for the first time.