Dnipropetrovsk region judge notified of suspicion

09.06.2021 00:00

On June 9, 2021, a judge of the Dnipropetrovsk District Court in Dnipropetrovsk region, who was exposed the day before yesterday receiving an improper advantage, has been notified of suspicion. Her actions fall under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

According to the investigation, the judge demanded and received USD 2.5 thousand for taking a decision in the interests of a person in a civil case. 
 
NABU has been investigating the abovementioned facts since February 2021.
 
According to Article 62 of the Constitution of Ukraine, a person is considered not-guilty in the commission of a crime and cannot be subject to criminal punishment until he or she is found guilty by court.