Ivano-Frankivsk region judge notified of suspicion

30.09.2022 00:00

On Sept. 30, 2022, a judge of one of the city-district courts of the Ivano-Frankivsk region, and his accomplice, were notified of suspicion of receiving USD 1.2 thousand in undue advantage. The actions of the former fall under Part 3 Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, and the latter - under Part 5 Art. 27, Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

As established, the judge, through an intermediary lawyer, requested and received an undue advantage in the amount of USD 1.2 thousand for a ruling in an administrative case in favor of an individual.

The judge was caught right after receiving the money.

 

According to Article 62 of the Constitution of Ukraine, a person is considered non-guilty in the commission of a crime and cannot be subject to criminal punishment until he or she is found guilty by court.