Judge Kireyev again refuses to recuse himself from Tymoshenko case

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June 24, 2011, 4:50 p.m. | Politics — by Kyiv Post

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The judge presiding over the trial of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko in the Pechersk District Court of Kyiv has against denied the defense motion for him to disqualify himself from the case because of violations of court procedures. "There have been no violations that would indicate the judge is biased. Motion denied," Judge Kireyev said in announcing his decision, according to the Tymosheko's official website.
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