The EU's lawmakers have begun to finalise this assessment of the three shortlisted candidates for the position of the EU’s first chief prosecutor, the person that will lead the new European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO).

Laura Codruta Kovesi, the Romanian nominee under fire for misdeeds in Romania during her tenure at the National anti Corruption Directorate (DNA), went from being the selection committee's first pick, to the European Council's distant second at the ambassadors’ vote at th...

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