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ABAC: European Commission lifts immunity for Dalli implicated in €60M bribery scandal

Former EU Health Commissioner John Dalli - Photo Credit: Europarl Multimedia

By Elizabeth Hearst for AMLi

Former European Health Commissioner John Dalli must stand trial in a €60M bribery case after the European Commission lifted his immunity. 

The Commission revoked Dalli’s immunity after he was accused of taking a bribe to influence the European Union’s tobacco legislation while he was EU Health Commissioner. 

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