Estonia: Savisaar's attorney says Tallinn mayor's exclusion from office is punishment

  • 2016-07-29
  • BNS/TBT Staff/Tallinn
Tallinn Mayor Edgar Savisaar’s defense attorney Oliver Naas has stated that his client’s exclusion from office is starting to resemble a punishment, although Savisaar is currently under criminal investigation. "It is not correct and not the real legal goal of exclusion from office since Edgar Savisaar has not been found guilty," Naas commented in relation to the Harju County Court’s decision yesterday to bar the Centre Party head from returning to work. Naas has said that the court found it impossible to determine whether Sav...
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