President-elect Zelensky faces trial for flashing his bulletin after voting

Source : 112 Ukraine

In the second round of the presidential election, Zelensky voted, quit the voting cabin and showed the bulletin in front of the press, which is a breach of the electoral law
12:14, 13 May 2019

Zelensky showing his bulletin after voting on April 21, 2019
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Obolon district court judge Vladyslav Devyatko is to hear the case of Volodymyr Zelensky; the president-elect breached the electoral law by showing the bulletin in front of the press in the second round of the election on April 28. 

The court hearing in this particular case is to start at 12.45 a.m. May 13, the court's press office reported.

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Zelensky faces administrative responsibility for this infringement; the police report appeared immediately after the incident on April 28. The president-elect might have to pay a fine, the amount of which is to be defined by the court.

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Zelensky, the popular comedian and actor won the presidential election in Ukraine in both rounds, held on March 31 and April 28. He scored almost 75 percent of all votes, while his opponent, the incumbent President Petro Poroshenko collected 25 percent. 

This week, Zelensky's inauguration date is one of the key topics discussed by the MPs of the Ukrainian Parliament.

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