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Former minister Korniychuk appeals against arrest to Strasbourg

First Deputy Minister of Justice in Yulia Tymoshenko’s Government, Yevhen Korniychuk’s lawyer reports that he has lodged an application with the European Court of Human Rights over what he alleges are his client’s unlawful arrest and remand in custody | детальніше

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EU officials express ‘regret, dissapointment’ that Tymoshenko couldn’t visit Brussels

A spokesperson for EU Enlargement Commissioner Stefan Fuele states that “the EU also recalls the need to ensure that the criminal law is not used for political ends” | детальніше

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Report that Lutsenko’s assets have been frozen a PR move?

Yury Lutsenko’s family is dismissive of the Prosecutor General’s Office report on Friday stating that his assets have been frozen and say that this happened at least two months ago | детальніше

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Air of criminality as a weapon against the opposition

The Prosecutor General’s Office has completed the pre-trial investigation into the case brought against former Minister of the Interior Yury Lutsenko. Observers believe that in this way the regime has achieved its aim, regardless of whether Lutsenko is imprisoned | детальніше

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Ukraine among States slammed for delays implementing European Court judgments

At the same time Ukraine’s Ministry of Justice reports that Ukraine has been given a further 6 months to comply with the pilot judgment by introducing an effective means of defence against non-enforcement | детальніше

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Call for the Dismissal of the Head of the High Court on Civil and Criminal Proceedings

Representatives of a number of law and human rights organizations are demanding the dismissal of the Head of the High Specialized Court on Civil and Criminal Proceedings, L. Fesenko from his post as judge and member of the High Council of Justice due to breach of his oath | детальніше

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More on the “Zaporizhya Terrorists”

Vasyl Labaichuk, one of the young men detained over damage to the monument to Stalin in Zaporizhya (three days before the bust to the dictator was destroyed) has, via his lawyer, issued an open appeal to the Prosecutor General and Human Rights Ombudsperson | детальніше

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On why criminal cases for some, not for others.

The Kyiv Police assert that they did not initiate criminal proceedings after the mass protests in 2005-2007, as they have now against Tax Code protesters, because then they received no complaints from the municipal services | детальніше

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Korniychuk’s appeal against remand in custody rejected

The Kyiv Court of Appeal on Thursday rejected the appeal against the remand in custody of Yevhen Korniychuk, lawyer and former First Deputy Minister of Justice in Yulia Tymoshenko’s Government | детальніше

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The Korniychuk Case – evidence of the start of repression in Ukraine?

The author, Head of the Ukrainian Juridical Society analyzes what he considers to be unconvincing grounds for the criminal case brought against former Deputy Minister of Justice, Yevhen Korniychuk and the court’s willingness to remand him in custody and draws very worrying conclusions | детальніше

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On the detention in custody of lawyer Yevhen Korniychuk

Serhiy Konkov, President of the Association of Lawyers of Ukraine has issued a statement regarding the arrest on 22 December 2010 and remand in custody of Yevhen Korniychuk, lawyer and former First Deputy Minister of Justice in Yulia Tymoshenko’s Government. | детальніше

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Lutsenko to remain behind bars

The Court of Appeal has rejected the appeal by former Minister of Internal Affairs, Yury Lutsenko against the change in preventive measure from a signed undertaking not to abscond to remand in custody for two months | детальніше

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Political repression

A brief analysis of the court ruling which remanded former Minister of Internal Affairs Yury Lutsenko in custody for two months | детальніше

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Selective Justice spells the End of Law

An overview of the many events and developments in 2010 which which compromise the integrity and independence of the enforcement agencies and the judiciary and jeopardize political pluralism. | детальніше

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Human Rights Ombudsperson calls Ukraine leader in mass use of arrest

With regard to the detention of Yury Lutsenko, Ms Karpachova stated that “it is absolutely incomprehensible and unacceptable when one criminal investigation is initiated and the person is detained on another case altogether” | детальніше

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Human rights concerns over prosecutions of former government officials

Former Ministers in Tymoshenko’s government are being arrested and prosecuted on far-fetched charges, human rights activists say | детальніше

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Yanukovych takes Khoroshkovsky off High Council of Justice

The appointment of Khoroshkovsky, who is also the Head of the Security Service and owner of the biggest media holding in Ukraine, was unsuccessfully challenged in court and had aroused the concern of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe | детальніше

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Accused in Dnipropetrovsk gas explosion case again amnestied

The three men were facing charges of professional negligence in connection with a gas explosion on 13 October 2007 which claimed the lives of 27 residences of a Dnipropetrovsk apartment block | детальніше

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Venice Commission baffled as to the logic of changes made to Ukraine’s judicial system

Members of the Venice Commission, visiting Ukraine, have expressed concern over the removal of most of the Supreme Court’s powers, as well as some of the powers given the High Council of Justice | детальніше

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Ukrainian police, anonymous witnesses and the European Court

In an important case regarding the use of anonymous witnesses used in drug-related crimes, the European Court of Human Rights has found in favour of Kharkiv resident Larissa Karpenko and her son Denis Kornev | детальніше

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