Bombardier : Sweden considering appeal of acquitted Bombardier employee in bribery case
A Swedish prosecutor says he is considering appealing Wednesdays acquittal of a Russian employee in the Swedish branch of train maker
Well definitely consider that at this point,
Prosecutors have three weeks to decide whether or not to appeal the court decision, but will likely make a decision by next week, he said in an interview.
Pavlov had been accused of bribery to win a contract for a signalling system with a contract value of around
In a statement,
He has been acquitted. This is really positive, his lawyer
When Pavlov was released
He was arrested in March and ordered held in pre-trial custody to prevent him from fleeing or tampering with evidence. Emails seized in
Bergner had repeatedly said her client is innocent.
The court said prosecutors have not proved that there was expectation that the official would affect the railway authority in the procurement.
Forsberg said he was more surprised than disappointed by the verdict.
He said the preliminary investigation is still ongoing and charges against others could still be laid next year.
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