Court of Appeal upheld 1.2 million UAH bail for ex-minister Lavrynovych

The Court of Appeal of Kyiv declared legal and upheld the remand on bail at 1.2 million UAH (about $56,440) for former Minister of Justice Oleksandr Lavrynovych.

This was stated by the chairing judge Oleh Prysiazhniuk, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny.

The court ruled to dismiss the appeal.

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The court's panel dismissed the appeals by the Prosecutor General's Office and Lavrynovych's defense and upheld the decision to remand the ex-minister on bail at 1.2 million UAH.

The PGO pled to arrest the suspect and increase the bail to 8.5 million UAH (about $399,760), and the lawyers asked to lift the bail.

As reported, the Pechersk District Court of Kyiv refused to arrest the former Justice Minister Lavrynovych assigning a bail of 1.2 million UAH.

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n347361