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24.11.2022

Attempted bribery of Odesa judge: investigation completed

NABU and SAPO have completed the investigation into a lawyer and an assistant judge of the Odesa Court of Appeal suspected of an attempt to bribe a judge of the Odesa Court of Appeal with USD 1.7 thousand. The lawyer's actions fall under Part 2 Art. 15, Part 4 Art. 27, Part 3 Art. 369 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, and the actions of the assistant judge - under Part 2 Art. 369-2 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. On Nov. 22, 2022, the case file was disclosed to the defense for perusal.

30.09.2022

Ivano-Frankivsk region judge notified of suspicion

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.

28.09.2022

Lawyer caught trying to bribe Odesa judge

On Sept. 28, 2022, the National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) notified a defense lawyer of suspicion of inciting her client to give USD 1.7 thousand in undue advantage to a judge of the Odesa Court of Appeal. The actions of the suspect fall under Part 2 Art. 15, Part 4 Art. 27, Part 3 Art. 369 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

06.09.2022

Judge from Kropyvnytskyi notified of suspicion

On Sept. 6, 2022, the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) notified the head of a district court in the Kirovohrad region of suspicion. The judge was exposed red-handed upon receiving USD 1,000. Two assistant judges were notified of suspicion as well. The actions of all suspects fall under Part 2 Art. 28, Part 3 Art. 369-2 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

10.02.2022

NABU, SAPO file indictment against Vinnytsia district court head

On Feb. 10, 2022, the National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) filed an indictment against the chairman of one of the district courts of Vinnytsia region, who is suspected of receiving an undue benefit. The actions of the judge fall under Part 3 Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

15.12.2021

Investigation of Vinnytsia district court head completed

On Dec. 13, 2021, the head of a district court of Vinnytsia region was notified of the completion of the investigation into extortion and acceptance of an undue benefit. The case materials were disclosed and will go to the High Anti-Corruption Court upon being reviewed by the defense. The actions of the judge fall under Part 3 Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.