Charges cap a year of legal, political twists and turns since Aung Yell Htwe was beaten to death at a party on New Year’s Eve 2017
U Moe Naing told the court on Friday that the father of murder suspect Than Htut Aung handed out whisky, cake and cash to several officials to get the case dropped.
Anti-Corruption Commission official testifies the bribe was split among three relatives of Aung Yell Htwe in exchange for dropping the murder case.
Dropping of first investigation led to arrests of Yangon attorney general and other law officers on suspicion of corruption
Anti-Corruption Commission says officials, including judge, took over 70 million kyats from father of suspect to drop investigation.
Many in legal community say if the Aung Yell Htwe case is allowed to proceed, the probe needs to go back to square one.
Commissioners agree that widespread public allegations of corruption in decision to free 3 suspected killers warrant further examination
Court to rule soon on whether trial will resume of trio, who were controversially freed by a lower court
U Win Myint urges Union officials to determine why Yangon officials dropped case against trio accused of beating Aung Yell Htwe to death; Union attorney general on Monday ordered the
Aung Yell Htwe case to be reopened amid public outcry, intervention of President U Win Myint.