A group of defense attorneys representing interests of Trade Commodity, company involved in fuel procurement scandal in Ukraine's Ministry of Defense, has announced its stance at a press conference in Kyiv on Monday.
Member of the Board of Transparency International Ukraine, partner in Vasyl Kisil and Partners law firm Vitalii Kasko gave up his membership in the organization in order to be able to represent Trade Commodity company in court hearings on its alleged involvement in corruption schemes with Defense Ministry.
Ukraine has failed to return money stolen by certain Yanukovych era officials and kept on bank accounts in Latvia due to the lack of communication with Latvia's law enforcement agencies.
Former Deputy Prosecutor General Vitalii Kasko expressed conviction that Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yurii Lutsenko should make a decision on reinstatement of members of the General Inspection of the Prosecutor General’s Office who were served notices of dismissal when the post of Prosecutor General was occupied by Viktor Shokin.
MP Viacheslav Konstantinovskyi and lawyer of Hydroenerhoresurs Ltd Oleksandr Kyrylenko gave testimony in the case of Shapakin and Korniiets.
Former Deputy Prosecutor General of Ukraine Vitalii Kasko has information that his name is involved in several other criminal proceedings filed by the Prosecutor General’s Office (PGO).
Former deputy prosecutor general Vitalii Kasko should file a statement to the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine if he had been pressured during his interrogation. Kasko is summoned to the Prosecutor General's Office on Thursday for another interrogation as a witness.
Former Deputy Prosecutor General Vitalii Kasko says the "diamond prosecutors" case is facing a fiasco in the face of attempts to ruin it.
Former Deputy Prosecutor General of Ukraine Vitalii Kasko and his lawyers intend to appeal the decision of the Pechersk court on a pre-trial restraint in the form of personal recognizance.
Today, April 14, the Pechersk district court of Kyiv refused to arrest former deputy prosecutor general of Ukraine Vitalii Kasko as requested by the PGO.
The Pechersk district court of Kyiv has started its bail hearing on the case of former deputy prosecutor general Vitalii Kasko.
Tomorrow, April 14, the Pechersk district court of Kyiv will choose a preventive measure against former Deputy Prosecutor General Vitalii Kasko.
Former deputy prosecutor general Vitalii Kasko does not rule out after today's interrogation in Prosecutor General's Office that he might be arrested.
Former deputy prosecutor general of Ukraine Vitalii Kasko arrived for interrogation to the PGO on Wednesday morning.
The Prosecutor General's Office has notified former Deputy Prosecutor General Vitalii Kasko of suspicion of committing crimes under part 4, article 190 and part 4, article 358 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
Former Deputy Prosecutor General Vitalii Kasko, suspected of fraud, said the Prosecutor General's Office prevents him from exercising his professional activity.
Former Deputy Prosecutor General Vitalii Kasko did not appear in the Prosecutor General's Office for questioning over appropriating an official dwelling and held a briefing instead.
The fact of serving the note of suspicion to Kasko has been recorded on a video. The notice itself had been signed by deputy prosecutor general, as stipulated by the law. PGO officers who were serving the notice introduced themselves, showed their documents, and read out loud the text of the suspicion to former deputy prosecutor general Vitalii Kasko in full.
A notice of suspicion to former deputy prosecutor general Vitalii Kasko has not been served because the unknown persons who were doing this had not presented their powers.