CSM nod for judge Veronica Cirstoiu’s remand in custody
Judge Veronica Cirstoiu of the Bucharest Court of Appeal reported to the National Anti-corruption Directorate (DNA), where she was summoned in the case where she is charged with bribery and being complicit in influence peddling.
Cirstoiu came accompanied by a lawyer.
The Section for judges of the Upper Council of the Magistrates (CSM) approved today the request of the National Anticorruption Directorate to remand judge Veronica Cirstoiu of the Bucharest Court of Appeal – Criminal Section I.
Cirstoiu is accused of accepting bribery and being complicit in influence peddling in the case of EUR 1 ml bribe where her son, Florin Cergan, was already held for being complicit in influence peddling; Cergan will be referred to court with the proposal for arrest.