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 Prosecutor General’s Office is preparing the petition for detention of 200 judges – Minister of Justice

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Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine is going to file a request for the detention and arrest of 200 judges.

Justice Minister Pavlo Petrenko said in an interview to Ukraina TV channel, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny

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"From one to two hundred judges were related to the Revolution of Dignity events and committed many other criminal offenses. According to my information, the relevant petitions on stripping them of their immunity and bringing them to responsibility are currently prepared," he said.

The minister considers that the increased Prosecutor General's activity to bring judges to criminal responsibility is a good sign.

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