Zelensky not to be fined for cafe visit amid lockdown due to immunityThe relevant ruling was issued by a Khmelnytsky court on June 19, 2020.
12:35, 19 June 2020
Fifty MPs ask Constitutional Court to recognize as "unconstitutional" law on clemency for Maidan protestersIn February 2014, the Verkhovna Rada adopted a law banning prosecution and punishment of participants in the Revolution of Dignity as many activists had been imprisoned, or otherwise prosecuted on fabricated charges.
22:00, 02 June 2020
The Guardian: WHO warns that few have developed antibodies to COVID-19Herd immunity hopes dealt blow by report suggesting only 2%-3% of people have been infected.
15:40, 21 April 2020
Ukraine's parliament speaker sees no grounds for disbanding RadaThe parliament has a 12-month immunity.
21:26, 04 February 2020
Rada faction leader vows "many high-profile cases" following immunity liftEarlier today, the parliament voted to amend the Constitution to abolish parliamentary immunity.
18:30, 03 September 2019
Law on lifting parliamentary immunity could be passed as early as Sep 3 – MPArakhamia is sure that the legislation will gain the required 300 votes.
09:50, 30 August 2019
Rada set to cancel parliamentary immunity Sep 3 – mediaThe Servant of the People faction is now accepting in its ranks a number of new members who were elected as independent candidates.
22:30, 22 August 2019
Servant of the People leader vows punishment to faction members for breaching rulesThe political force plans to use its mono-majority in parliament to pass a package of bills tightening legislative discipline, including the one on lifting immunity.
14:25, 16 August 2019
Potential leader of Ukraine's leading party faction tells of "conditionally pro-Russian" deputies in own ranksAt the same time, he notes that their influence is minimal.
10:00, 07 August 2019
Ukraine's leading party tells of first bills to be voted in new RadaSome of them had been submitted by President Zelensky to the outgoing convocation of Ukraine's Parliament, but were never considered.
14:00, 31 July 2019
MFA Russia admits possibility of releasing POW sailors from custody before end of "trial"The note earlier sent to Ukraine "clearly states" that appropriate tools are available in Russian legislation, Zekharova claims.
10:20, 05 July 2019
Poll reveals first five steps Ukrainians expect from new presidentAlmost 40% of those polled want the current parliament to be disbanded.
21:58, 16 May 2019
Ukraine's Rada proposes cancelling parliamentary immunity on April 25Gerashchenko says the draft law has already "returned from the Constitutional Court."
18:59, 22 April 2019
Russia neglects immunity of Ukrainian navy vessels on high seas (Map)According to Art. 95 of the Convention on the Law of the Sea, warships on the high seas have complete immunity from the jurisdiction of any State other than the flag State, the infrastructure ministry recalls.
14:00, 28 November 2018
Constitutional Court in Ukraine okays presidential bill on lifting parliamentary immunityThe immunity is no personal privilege of people's deputies, the court ruled.
15:50, 20 June 2018
Rada forwards to Constitutional Court bills on lifting parliamentary immunity<p>The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has sent both submitted draft laws on lifting parliamentary immunity, debated today, to the Constitutional Court of Ukraine, to see the Court's conclusion.</p>
16:05, 19 October 2017
Ukraine's parliament gives the thumbs up for arrest of MP Dobkin<p>The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has voted for stripping Opposition Bloc faction's Member of Parliament Mykhailo Dobkin of parliamentary immunity, his detention and arrest.</p>
18:54, 13 July 2017
MP Dovhy stripped of parliamentary immunity<p>The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has stripped Member of Parliament from the Volya Narodu group Oles Dovhy of parliamentary immunity, according to an UNIAN correspondent.</p>
18:44, 11 July 2017
Poroshenko: Parliamentary immunity anachronism to be abolished<p>Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is confident that the people's deputies must abolish the parliamentary immunity. A respective draft law is ready for consideration and only requires support and determination of the deputies themselves, as stated by the president.</p>
21:50, 28 June 2017
Russian oligarch asks for immunity to testify about Manafort<p>A highly influential Russian oligarch has offered to testify to the U.S. Congress about his relationship with ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort in exchange for immunity, according to New York Daily News.</p>
22:40, 27 May 2017