Monday, 27 March 2023
Katica Janeva protested the way she is treated – I was brought to court as a criminal on the day my mother died
Former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva testified in the latest Racket hearing today. She dedicated her time mostly to complain about the unfair treatment she has received. I was brought to the court as if I was the biggest criminal in the country, on the day my mother died. They claimed I could flee....
Orce Kamcev files charges against Katica Janeva, Boki 13 and the state of Macedonia, wants his 1.5 million EUR back
Businessman Jordan Orce Kamcev initiated a civil case against disgraced former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva, who was sentenced to seven years in prison for extorting 1.5 million EUR from Kamcev. Her accomplice Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 is also sued, while the third “bagman”, Zoran...
Katica Janeva released from prison to spend the holidays with her family
Disgraced former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva was released from prison to spend the New Year holidays with her family. Her lawyer Irena Frckoska said that Janeva has the right to request this after she served a third of her 7 years prison sentence. Janeva was sentenced for extortion and racketeering...
Laura Kovesi will be put in charge of crime and corruption in the Balkans
EU prosecutor Laura Kovesi will be placed in charge of overseeing crime and corruption levels in the Balkans. Kovesi is best known in Macedonia as close friend of now disgraced Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva. Kovesi would often come to meet with Janeva, while Janeva was engaged in a politically motivated...
Katica Janeva escorted to prison, will serve seven years for racketeering
Disgraced former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva was escorted to the Idrizovo prison near Skopje today, to begin serving out her seven year sentence. Janeva was sentenced for extortion and racketeering – she was using her powerful position to launch charges against businessman Jordan Orce Kamcev...
Janeva and Boki 13 had their lawyers present their case before the Appeals Court
The defendants in the major Racket trial, disgraced former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva and her former friend and associate Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13, were before the the Appeals Court today to demand that it quashes their first instance sentences of seven and nine years in prison, respectively. Jovanovski’s...
VMRO-DPMNE calls on Sekerinska to reveal what she knows about the crimes and corruption of the Zaev regime before she leaves office
VMRO-DPMNE called on Defense Minister Radmila Sekerinska to detail what she knows about the crimes and corruption of the Zaev regime before she leaves her top position in the SDSM party. Sekerinska caused a political earthquake after she announced that she will not run for another term as deputy leader...
Strasbourg court initiates another investigation into abuse perpetrated by disgraced Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva
Textile businessman Tome Glavcev managed to have the European Court of Human Rights initiate a fourth case, examining the procedural abuses used in the corruption case against him. Glavcev was one of the targets of the now completely discredited Special Prosecutor’s Office. Former Special Prosecutor...
Katica Janeva’s staff demands an apology from Pendarovski for pointing out how badly they betrayed the public trust
Former prosecutors from the now dismantled Special Prosecutor’s Office demand an apology from President Stevo Pendarovski, for noting in his Ilinden speech that the SPO completely betrayed the expectations of the public. The openly partisan outfit created to go after officials of the VMRO-DPMNE...
Katica Janeva’s sister was unlawfully appointed to the Securities and Exchange Commission
The State Anti-Corruption Commission (DKSK) found that Lile Delidzakova, the sister of disgraced former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva, was unlawfully appointed as deputy director of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Delidzakova was a company clerk before the meteoric rise of her sister, who...
Sekerinska finally admits meeting with Boki 13 and Katica Janeva
Days after the shocking video was released, SDSM Vice President Radmila Sekerinska finally acknowledged that it is indeed her filmed in the home of sentenced extortionist Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13, with him and his co-defendant Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva. Boki 13 and Janeva were sentenced...
Law that protects Zaev from wiretaps and abolishes Janeva’s SPO goes into effect
The PPO law on state prosecutors officially entered into force today. The law was adopted in a scandalous procedure, with extensive pressure aimed against members of Parliament, who were ordered to vote twice after first rejecting the law. Parliament rules state that the “do-over” vote was...
Milososki: Zaev knows that whistleblowers are sharing evidence on him
The ruling SDSM party grabbed power in 2017 owing to a campaign where it claimed it will fight corruption. These claims are now widely mocked after much of the evidence SDSM offered was debunked, top officials which SDSM accused of corruption now work with the party, and most importantly – after...
Katica Janeva due to be sentenced tomorrow
The Skopje court announced that the sentencing of disgraced former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva in the major Racket corruption trial will take place tomorrow. Due to huge public interest, the sentencing has been moved to the hall of the Supreme Court. Janeva and her friend, showman Bojan Jovanovski...
In her closing statement, prosecutor Ruskoska tried to lay the entire blame for the Racket scandal on Katica Janeva
During her closing argument in the major Racket trial, prosecutor Vilma Ruskoska lunged into the main defendant, former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva, who is on trial for racketeering. Ruskoska portrayed Janeva as a person who still lives in her own movie, and sees herself as a “Charlie’s...
Janeva and nine of her deputies charged with hiding the huge bonuses they received
The Anti-Corruption Commission initiated charges against ten top former employees of the disgraced Special Prosecutor’s Office. The group, led by former SPO chief Katica Janeva, is accused of failing to report extra earnings in their annual reports. Janeva is currently charged with gross corruption...
From hero to zero: Katica Janeva asks her colleagues Fetai and Ristovska to testify on her behalf
Disgraced former Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva annonced she will have her former colleagues Lence Ristovska, Fatime Fetai, Trajce Pelivanov and Gavril Bubevski as her first witnesses in the Racket trial. Janeva is accused of abusing her position to extort millions from businessmen she was prosecuting. Janeva,...
Pendarovski not happy with how the Racket prosecution presented Janeva’s meeting with Zaev as a visit to his office
President Stevo Pendarovski condemned the actions of organized crime prosecutor Vilma Ruskoska and the way she presented the surveillance materials in the Racket trial. Ruskoska tried to sneak through a recording that shows one of the defendants Zoran Mileski – Zoki Kiceec in the company of Zoran...
Racket trial: Janeva will ask most of the former SPO staff to testify on her behalf
During the Racket trial hearing, the defense began calling out witnesses and presented its plan for the coming days. The first witness was Vasil Dimiskov, brother of judge Vesna Dimiskova, and in the coming days the court will hear from businessmen Vladimir Todorovic and Dejan Pandeleski. Disgraced former...
Zaev denies meeting Janeva prior to her arrest
SDSM party leader Zoran Zaev denied that he met with Katica Janeva prior to her arrest. The allegation was raised after the surveillance videos of Janeva showed her being driven off to a portion of Mt. Vodno where several Government villas, including those of Zaev and President Stevo Pendarovski, are...
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