Court closes case on illicit enrichment against Infrastructure Minister

Source : 112 Ukraine

Besides, the court lifted the arrest from his property
14:19, 3 April 2019

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The court closed the case on illicit enrichment against Infrastructure Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Omelyan as Ukrainian News reported.

The court made such decision on April 3 as the Constitutional Court of Ukraine recognized the article of the Criminal Code on the illicit enrichment unconstitutional. The court announced only the operative part of the decision.

Related: Ukraine’s Anti-Corruption Bureau closes all cases on illicit enrichment

Besides, the court lifted the arrest from the garage of the minister in Lviv, flat in Kyiv and BMW car as it is reported citing lawyer Oleksandr Lysak.

Earlier,  Ukraine’s Anti-Corruption Bureau informed Infrastructure Minister Omelyan of suspected illicit enrichment.

Related: Anti-Corruption Bureau closes case of illicit enrichment of Odesa Mayor

NABU representatives stated that from January 1, 2000 to April, 26, 2018 Omelyan received $77,500 of official income. At least $123,214 were at his expenses within the period from 2008 till April 26, 2015.

Later, NABU detectives claimed that the crimes of Omelyan are not grave so they will demand to choose the restrictive measure for the minister in the form of bail in the sum of almost $179,000.

On September 19, Solomianskyi District Court of Kyiv arrested the property of Volodymyr Omelyan.

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