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Lithuania’s lobbying scandal: business rep accused of efforts to depose minister

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Valdas Sutkus, the president of the Lithuanian Business Confederation (LVK), is suspected of organising a smear campaign against former transport minister and taking bribes from business groups. Sutkus is under investigation as part of a large-scale lobbying corruption case, Lithuania’s anti-corruption agency, the Special Investigation Service (STT), said on Wednesday that Sutkus, who was detained a day earlier before being released from remand, was allegedly paid to collect and publish…