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Slovenia jails MEP after Sunday Times sting

12.02.14 @ 09:07


Slovenian centre-left MEP and former foreign minister Zoran Thaler has been sentenced to 30 months in prison, fined €32,250, and banned from holding office for five years after British weekly The Sunday Times in 2011 filmed him offering to change EU laws in return for cash in an undercover sting.

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