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18.11.2017 00:00

34 out of almost 100 NABU’s proceedings: the trials have not started yet

The trials haven’t started yet regarding 34 of the criminal proceedings in which the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine completed the pre-trial investigation and the prosecutors of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office sent the indictments to courts. In some cases, the trial hasn’t started for more than a year and a half. For example, in criminal proceeding, as of the case of officials of the Vasylkivska Regional State Administration of Kyiv Region, the trials have not begun yet and it lasts for more than a few months. At the same time, the scheduled court hearings didn`t happened for various reasons. The trial as of the case of the Director of Limited Liability Company (LLC) Zaporizhye Titanium and Magnesium Combine (accused of abusing of official position) has not been started for more than 12 months.

11.09.2017 00:00

In 26 out of 86 NABU’s proceedings the trials have not started yet

Among 86 criminal proceedings sent by the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and the prosecutors of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) to courts, 23 decisions were passed only. 17 convictions came into force. It should also be noted that on September 1, 2017, the conviction as of Alihman Akhmedov came into force. Akhmedov was sentenced as an intermediary in proceeding as of the facts of receiving an improper advantage by the judge of the Severodonetsky City Court of Luhansk Region.