Serbia ex-court chief on trial for corruption Alexis Unkovic at 10:56 AM ET
[JURIST] The special court for organized crime in Serbia [JURIST news archive] Monday began a trial for 35 members of the so-called "Bankruptcy Mafia" - including former Belgrade Commercial Court [official website] president Goran Kljajevic and other prominent businessmen, bankers, lawyers, and judges - accused of embezzling funds and used the government to secure financial gain. The defendants were indicted [Southeast European Times report] October 12 on charges of bribery, criminal conspiracy, and abuse of power. AP has more.
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