When former Shanghai Communist Party chief Chen Liangyu, a well- known backer of the project, was sentenced in 2008 to 18 years in prison for bribery and abuse of power, the process stalled.
Ms. Tymoshenko says Mr. Yanukovych is the instigator of what she called a “crooked ” court action that will likely convict her of abuse of power charges.
A scandal involving abuse of power by public officials, violation of the public trust, bribery, contempt of Congress, and attempted obstruction of justice.
Article 2Where the State functionaries in charge of control on the export of missile-related items and technologies abuse their powers, neglect their duties or extort or accept money or properties from others taking advantage of their positions, they shall investigated for criminal liability in accordance with the provisions of the criminal law on the crime of abuse of power, the crime of neglect of duties, the crime of accepting bribes and other crimes; if such acts are not serious enough for criminal punishment, they shall given administrative sanctions according to law.
The essential matter of the corruption is the aberrance and abuse of power.