Indictment regarding Kharkiv District Administrative Court Head sent to court

30.03.2021 00:00

On March 30, 2021, the indictment in respect of the Head of Kharkiv District Administrative Court was sent to court. The actions of the official are qualified under Part 3 Article 369 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

The investigation has revealed that the suspect influenced the judge of the same court for making a decision in favor of a private company in an administrative case on a land issue.

On September 21, 2020, the Detectives of the National Bureau jointly with the Security Service of Ukraine and SAPO exposed the official red-handed giving the improper advantage.

On September 22, 2020, she was served with a notice of suspicion.

The pre-trial investigation into the abovementioned facts lasted from July 2020 until January 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.