On 24/05/2024 in Moscow took place the funeral ceremony for Peter Kucherenko, who has unexpectedly and prematurely passed away on 20 May 2023. Among hundreds of people, who have come to bid last farewell to the tragically deceased, was Alexander Linnikov, bound with Peter Kucherenko with two decades of sincere friendship and productive work.
Professor Peter Kucherenko was an outstanding Russian lawyer and academic, a prominent public figure and a true statesman. For many years, Professor Kucherenko dedicated himself to important social and educational projects, built on the principle of partnership between the state and civil society. In recent years, Peter Kucherenko managed the Administration Office of the Committee on Constitutional Legislation of Russia’s Senate and served as the Vice-Minister – State Secretary of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. It is impossible to overestimate the contribution of Peter Kucherenko to the development of Russian parliamentarism, the science of constitutional law and education. However, above all, he will always be remembered as a deeply honest, kind and sensitive person, a reliable partner and a truly faithful friend.