Ukraine judges investigated as part of high-profile criminal case kept on job The High Council of Justice, which has to green-light suspension, says evidence was obtained wrongfully and that charges were pressed improperly.
10:15, 02 September 2020
Notorious judge Vovk re-elected as head of Kyiv's District Administrative Court The judge was a target of a corruption probe by NABU who also released recordings of his bugged communications with other officials.
14:40, 21 January 2020
High Anti-Corruption Court starts work in Ukraine (Video) The date was set at a meeting of HACC judges on May 7, 2019.
11:26, 05 September 2019
Corrupt judges interfered to lift arrest off Yanukovych property, investigators say The statement comes following a raid of the District Administrative Court of Kyiv, conducted earlier today by Ukraine's anti-corruption watchdog, NABU.
19:50, 26 July 2019
PGO special investigator Horbatiuk announces more judges to be notified of suspicion The PGO's Office of Special Investigations set up a joint investigation team with the SBU Security Service and the NABU to investigate these crimes.
16:04, 26 July 2019
NABU raiding Kyiv's district administrative court The searches are being conducted as part of a probe into possible criminal offenses by the chairman and individual judges of the court.
14:11, 26 July 2019
Olena Tanasevych elected chair of Ukraine's High Anti-Corruption Court Olha Salandiak was the other candidate.
16:09, 07 May 2019
Poroshenko appoints 75 Supreme Court judges (Video) Ukraine's Supreme Court has started working almost in full assembly.
15:56, 07 May 2019
At NSDC meeting, Poroshenko instructs participants to ensure smooth operation of PrivatBank, assess judges The NBU, the Ministry of Finance, and the Ministry of Justice are preparing to appeal the first instance court decision that ruled unlawful the major bank's nationalization.
09:00, 19 April 2019
Qualification commission to elect High Anti-Corruption Court judges in February The procedure for electing judges is expected to last seven months.
13:32, 14 August 2018
Over 200 judges in Ukraine fail qualification assessment As of July 30, the evaluation has been completed of 1,385 judges of local and appellate courts across Ukraine.
23:50, 30 July 2018
Ukraine's anti-corruption court may consider first cases in early 2019 – Parl't Speaker The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, passed Law No. 7440 "On the High Anti-Corruption Court" on June 7.
13:09, 08 June 2018
Poroshenko congratulates newly appointed judges of Supreme Court <p>Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko took part in the solemn ceremony of taking oath by the judges of the new Supreme Court and congratulated the newly appointed judges, according to the president's press service.</p>
14:21, 11 November 2017
Ukraine's Higher Council of Justice dismisses only 10% of ''Maidan judges'' <p>Ukraine's Higher Council of Justice has virtually completed the consideration of disciplinary proceedings under the law on restoring confidence in the judiciary, which provides the vetting of judges who made decisions with obvious signs of arbitrariness during Maidan events late in 2013 – early in 2014, according to lawyer Roman Maselko, a member of the Public Integrity Council at the Higher Qualification Commission of Judges. </p>
11:59, 25 September 2017
Ukrainian judges charged with corruption come to top prosecutor with bribe, get arrested <p>The Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine and the SBU security service have reported on the arrest of two judges from the city of Dnipro who had attempted to corrupt Nazar Kholodnytsky, head of Ukraine’s Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office into closing the corruption-related case already opened against them.</p>
14:40, 24 September 2017