Corruption Not to Blame for Court Backlog, Justice Minister Says

Justice Minister Keut Rith on Monday said anti-corruption measures were a key part of a plan to reduce the criminal case backlog at the courts, but also said corruption was not the cause of the current case pileup.

During a press conference announcing new efforts to speed up the legal process in criminal cases, Rith told reporters that measures established by the Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) were the foundation of the campaign.

ACU head Om Yentieng had described the campaign’s goals in four words, according to Rith.

In full: https://vodenglish.news/corruption-not-to-blame-for-court-backlog-justice-minister-says/

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