aA
The public prosecutor is seeking suspended prison sentences for Lithuania's impeached former president Rolandas Paksas and Gedvydas Vainauskas, the CEO of the media group Lietuvos Rytas, who are standing trial on influence peddling charges.
Gedvydas Vainauskas ir Rolandas Paksas
Gedvydas Vainauskas ir Rolandas Paksas
© DELFI / Domantas Pipas

Gedgaudas Norkunas asked the court on Friday to sentence Paksas to three years and two months' imprisonment, to be suspended for two years and two months.

The public prosecutor is seeking a three-year prison sentence, to be suspended for two years, and a fine of over 26,000 euros for Vainauskas.

A fine of over 24,000 euros is sought for Antanas Juozas Zabulis, a businessman also charged with trading in influence in the case.

BNS
It is prohibited to copy and republish the text of this publication without a written permission from UAB „BNS“.
|Populiariausi straipsniai ir video

Disinformers take advantage of COVID-19 crisis

“Pharmaceutical industry denies the fact that vitamin C kills coronavirus ”, “Lithuania has...

Philosopher Radzvilas-led National Alliance registered as political party (2)

The National Alliance, a new political party led by philosopher Vytautas Radzvilas , has been...

649 confirmed coronavirus cases in Lithuania

On 2nd April there were 649 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Lithuania.

US organization expands its cooperation with Lithuanians in fight against Chinese disinformation

The Alliance for Securing Democracy , an independent organization operating in the United States ,...

Lithuania bans all passenger air and ferry travel from Saturday

The Lithuanian government on Wednesday imposed a ban, effective from Saturday, on all passenger air...

Top news

649 confirmed coronavirus cases in Lithuania

On 2nd April there were 649 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Lithuania.

Tax revenue 15 percent short of target in March

The Lithuanian central government's tax revenue fell around 15 percent short of the target in March,...

Disinformers take advantage of COVID-19 crisis

“Pharmaceutical industry denies the fact that vitamin C kills coronavirus ”, “Lithuania has...

Lithuania bans all passenger air and ferry travel from Saturday

The Lithuanian government on Wednesday imposed a ban, effective from Saturday, on all passenger air...

US organization expands its cooperation with Lithuanians in fight against Chinese disinformation

The Alliance for Securing Democracy , an independent organization operating in the United States ,...

|Maža didelių žinių kaina