Higher court annuls bribery case ruling

Ljubljana, 19 July - The Ljubljana Higher Court has annulled a ruling by the Ljubljana District Court sentencing orthopaedic surgeon Gregor Kavčič of the Novo Mesto hospital to three years in prison for allegedly accepting bribes from a medical supplier. A retrial was ordered, but the case will probably become statue barred.

Court Palace in Ljubljana.
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