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Romanian bribes on display at the Corruption Museum

A new thematic museum is available in Romania: The Corruption Museum, launched on the Night of Museums, can be visited online at www.MuzeulCoruptiei.ro. The museum is hosting the Bribes’ Gallery where the most famous bribes in Romania are on display ...

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DNA chief Kovesi pleads for extending the penalty limit for admitting guilt, denounces pressure on prosecutors

“There were many situations, even in files in which were involved individuals with notoriety, when they wished to conclude an agreement of admitting the guilt with the prosecutors, but this was not possible because the penalty for the offense was ...

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Swiss police arrests FIFA officials in Zurich

Six football officials have been arrested at a hotel in Zurich, Switzerland, over corruption charges at governing body FIFA, officials say. The suspects, who are said to include a FIFA vice-president, have been detained pending extradition to the US, the ...

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Romania’s anti-corruption chief prosecutor: Political pressures to drop cases on the rise

Political pressure to drop cases touched a new peak last year as investigations reached the highest levels of politics, Romania’s corruption-fighting agency’s chief Laura Kovesi told Reuters in an interview on Thursday. “If anything, prosecutors’ resistance to such pressures has ...

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Over 4,800 files in progress at DNA to target high ranking officials

Chief Prosecutor of the National Anticorruption Direction (DNA) Codru?a Laura Kovesi said over 4,800 files are pending at DNA. The cases have large, complex causes involving people with important positions who might be touched a raw nerve. DNA chief said she will continue the ...

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