Court of Appeals overturns prison sentences in Labour Party case
the Lithuania Tribune, DELFI
Monday, February 1, 2016
Viktor Uspaskich, a member of the European Parliament and founder of Lithuania's Labour Party, has been cleared of tax avoidance charges by the Lithuanian Court of Appeals which overturned a previous prison sentence imposed on the politician. He will still have to pay a fine of €6,800 for hiding income and expenses in his party's accounts.