The activists demanded from Poroshenko to respond to the actions of the High Council of justice.
Activists of the “Center for combating corruption of Ukraine” was established near the presidential administration of Ukraine monument Poroshenko is a liar, he was accused of breach of promise on the removal of immunity of judges and the possibility of their arrest.
“Legislative norm about the possibility of detention and arrest of the judge, which was introduced in the Constitution in the summer, not working. In only one week, two judges caught “on hot” at taking of a bribe, was released directly from the courtroom, contrary to the law” – quoted Vitaly Shabunin, Chairman of the Board of “Center of counteraction of corruption”, on the website of the organization.
According to him, Poroshenko has deceived Parliament, and all Ukrainians – not abolished the caste of untouchables, but instead gave her another patron in the High Council of justice.
For clarification, published at the end of January, to arrest the judge only with the consent of the High Council of justice. According to Shabunina, it contradicts the Constitution and the Criminal procedure code. The example is the dismissal of a judge of Solomensky court of Sergey Zinchenko, who was detained when receiving a bribe in the amount of 22 thousand hryvnias.
The activists demanded from Poroshenko to respond to the actions of the High Council of justice. “Monument”, set them in front of the presidential administration, is a made of cardboard picture of Poroshenko with a long nose. On his chest he placed a sign, “President liar”.
We will remind, the judicial reform in Ukraine came into force on 30 September. In the result the right to dismiss judges was moved from the Parliament to the Supreme Council of justice, it was created by the reorganization of the High Council of justice.
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