A Romanian who was a member of a darknet drug trafficking organization was sentenced to three years in prison in the United States, the...

New disciplinary action against Romania’s anti-corruption head

The Judiciary Inspection, which has reviewed the activity of the head of Romania’s National Anti-Corruption Direction DNA, Laura Codruta Kovesi, concluded her deeds “taint...

Romania’s ruling party announces major changes to Criminal Codes

Romania’s ruling Social Democratic Party (PSD) plans to bring some major changes to the Criminal Code, the Criminal Procedure Code and the Civil Procedure...

New bribery investigation in Romania targets ex- finance minister, former MP

Prosecutors from the National Anticorruption Department (DNA) have requested the President’s green light to prosecute former finance minister Sebastian Vladescu. The former minister is...

Romanian SocDem leader: Govt. won’t change Penal Code through emergency ordinance

Romania’s Government has no intention of adopting an emergency ordinance to change the Penal Code, Social Democratic Party (PSD) leader Liviu Dragnea announced on...

Romanian President refuses to dismiss chief anticorruption prosecutor

Romania’s President Klaus Iohannis officially announced on Monday evening, April 16, that he would not dismiss the chief prosecutor of the National Anticorruption Directorate...

Romania’s public television wins lawsuit to recover debt from media house

Romanian public television TVR has won a lawsuit with a media house which had sold advertising space on TVR’s channels between 2009 and 2011. The...

EC President answers Romanian PM’s letter on justice interference

European Commission president Jean Claude Juncker answered a letter from Romanian prime minister Viorica Dancila who asked him for explanations on an alleged EC...

British court OKs Romanian businessman extradition

A British court has recently decided Romanian businessman Alexander Adamescu, currently arrested in UK, can be extradited to Romania. The decision can be further...

Lawyer says former Romanian minister Elena Udrea is a political refugee in Costa Rica

One of the lawyers of former Romanian tourism minister Elena Udrea told the court on Friday, April 13, that she has been granted the...

Romanian president OKs prosecution of ex-president, PM in 1989 Revolution case

Romanian president Klaus Iohannis approved the General Prosecutor’s request to prosecute former president Ion Iliescu, former prime minister Petre Roman and former deputy prime...
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