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The Zagreb County Court on Friday could not decide on an indictment issued against former transport minister and incumbent Zadar Mayor Bozidar Kalmeta whom the national anti-corruption office USKOK indicted together with 12 other persons for syphoning over HRK 15 million and EUR 850,000 from two state-owned road companies during Kalmeta's term as minister in the period from 2008 to 2011, and the reason for postponement of the decision were procedural errors.

The new session of a panel of judges that can uphold, reject the indictment or send it back to the prosecutors to amend it is scheduled for 2 June.

Kalmeta's lawyer Kresimir Vilajtovic has recently told Hina that there is no legal evidence to corroborate the indictment issued by USKOK in June 2015.

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