This was stated by Head of the Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office Nazar Kholodnytskyi, Censor.NET reports citing 112 Ukraine.
"The lawyer submitted to NABU a copy of doctor's certificate issued Sept. 20, 2016. The addresses have been intentionally blurred in it, but the seals prove that he is in a medical facility in the Republic of Crimea. Judging by the diagnosis stated in the certificate, he can die any moment," Kholodnytskyi said.
As reported, Judge of the Dniprovskyi district court of Kyiv Mykola Chaus nabbed by the NABU detectives red-handed while excepting a large-scale bribe traveled from Ukraine to Belarus and left for occupied Crimea from there.
Earlier, NABU detectives nabbed Judge of the Dniprovskyi district court of Kyiv Mykola Chaus who was extorting and obtained an unlawful benefit in the amount of $150,000.
Chaus previously tried Euromaidan activists, convicted former leader of UKROP party Hennadii Korban, and made judgments in favor of Yanukovych's ally Yurii Ivaniushchenko, also known in criminal world as Yura Yenakievskyi.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine gave its consent to criminal prosecution, detention, and pretrial confinement of Judge Chaus Sept. 6.
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