Slovak prosecutor appeals acquittal of suspects in journalist murder case
PEZINOK, Slovakia, Sept 3- A Slovak prosecutor appealed Thursday’s court acquittal of an influential businessman who had been charged with masterminding the murder of journalist Jan Kuciak in 2018..
PEZINOK, Slovakia, Sept 3 (Reuters) – A Slovak prosecutor
appealed Thursday’s court acquittal of an influential
businessman who had been charged with masterminding the murder
of journalist Jan Kuciak in 2018.
The appeal, lodged by prosecutor Vladimir Turan at the courtsession where suspect Marian Kocner was earlier found notguilty, means the case will go to Slovakia’s Supreme Court.(Reporting by Radovan Stoklasa; Writing by Jan LopatkaEditing by Gareth Jones)
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