: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Ukraine: a Constitutional Court verdict ignites a political crisis

During a closed session on 27 October, the Constitutional Court of Ukraine (CC) issued a ruling that has halted the functioning of the National Agency for the Prevention of Corruption (Ukr. NAZK). This body is one of the key institutions responsible for fighting corruption, which was created after the Revolution of Dignity. The court also found unconstitutional an article of the Criminal Code providing for a penalty of imprisonment for knowingly submitting a false declaration on property ownership, arguing that it was too severe. …read more

Source:: Centre for Eastern Studies (Poland)


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