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High court kicks two deputies out of parliament

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Feb. 09, 2013 12:54
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Deputies Oleksandr Dombrovsky and Pavlo Baloga (pictured) are no longer members of parliament, the High Administrative Court of Ukraine has ruled in a controversial decision.
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 In an unprecedented move, on Feb. 8, the High Administrative Court of Ukraine canceled election results in two majority constituencies, stripping deputies of their mandates and immunity from prosecution, and ordered a re-election.

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