NABOO: in Lviv, the judge refused to arrest a fellow corrupt

January 29, Galitsky district court of Lviv dismissed the detectives NAB in the petition for arrest of the judge of Solomensky district court of Kiev Sergey Zinchenko, who was caught when receiving a bribe in the amount of 22 thousand dollars, reported the press service of the National anticorruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU).

Instead, Zinchenko a preventive measure in the form of personal commitments. According to the anti-corruption Bureau, the decision of the court is unacceptable.

«Taking the decision, the judge of the Halytsky district court motivated its public appeal, the High Council of justice, which has no legal force. But the provisions of the laws and the Constitution of Ukraine, the established practice of arrest of judges detained during the Commission of serious crimes after entry into force of the judicial reform, completely ignored,» the statement reads.

NABU convinced that the situation with the measure Zinchenko against the letter and spirit of judicial reform.

The Agency has called on the competent authorities and the public to give the case a proper assessment to exclude recurrence of such incidents in the future.

Earlier the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has supported the e-petition on the abolition of cash collateral for corruption.

NABOO: in Lviv, the judge refused to arrest a fellow corrupt 30.01.2017

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