After BIRN's reporting on the matter, Gjilan court judge Veli Kryeziu was issued a written public warning.
Basic court jails Avni Llumnica for four-and-a-half-years for the attempted murder of the Yugoslav-era Kosovo leader Azem Vllasi.
Report on court verdicts in 2021 highlights that courts are still not following Supreme Court guidelines, and often impose very mild sentences for corruption.
Kosovo Liberation Army War Veterans’ Organisation leader Hysni Gucati and his deputy Nasim Haradinaj went on trial for obstruction of justice and witness intimidation related to leaked documents from war crimes cases.
Under a scheme to give victims a voice in war crime cases, a statement was delivered at the opening of the Hague trial of ex-guerrilla Salih Mustafa, claiming alleged victims of Kosovo Liberation Army fighters have been intimidated into silence.