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Central Election Commission will register Tymoshenko, Lutsenko as parliamentary candidates if court allows

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Aug. 14, 2012, 8:36 a.m. | Politics — by Interfax-Ukraine

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Ukraine's Central Election Commission will register ex-prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko and former interior minister Yuriy Lutsenko as parliamentary candidates if the court allows, said Central Election Commission Vice Chairman Andriy Mahera.

"If these two persons get the approval, the Central Election Commission will comply with the Higher Administrative Court's decision. Whatever its content, it will take effect the moment it is pronounced," Mahera told the press on Monday, Aug. 13.

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Roman Dawydiak Aug. 14, 2012, 10:50 a.m.    

More gobbledygook from the CEC. The court will determine the status of Tymoshenko and Lutsenko after receiving instructions from Vitya's vultures.

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gary yellando Aug. 14, 2012, 12:11 p.m.    

ask yanko...he control everything

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Ukrtoday Ukraine Aug. 15, 2012, 4:55 p.m.    

Even if they are allowed to be registered on the election list they will it be allowed to be elected as Ukraine constitution prohibited convicted falcons from holding public office unless exonerated by the courts.

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