Jihlava Jihlava Public Prosecutor sued Allen Vitásková, former head of the Office of Energy Management (ERO), an unconditional sentence of 3.5 years in prison. Appointing Renáta Vesecka, Deputy President of the Office, said he had violated the obligation to manage foreign property and abuse his power. Supporting advocate for the charges. Court decisions are due on November 21.
Wednesday's trial continued without the presence of Vitásková, who, according to the lawsuit, committed a crime when he appointed vice chairman of Vesecká's office, without Vesecká having the necessary experience in the field. Veselka, who testified on Wednesday, described his energy practices as a solution to criminal and administrative problems from energy-dealing entities. To verify this, the Ministry of Justice and the Office of the Attorney General's Office have previously requested the release of confidentiality in cases that have been completed.
Advocate lawyer Tomáš Gřivna said in his last speech that Vitásková did not have such a possibility as a court, so he only relied on Vesecká's claim to have the necessary training. He also said that other vice presidents from the Office were none other than legal practices in the past.
Delay until the end of November
State Prosecutor Kamil Speld in the lawsuit mentioned Vesecká's wages for considerable damage to the Office, which occurred when the office did unfairly. He questioned Vesec's practice in energy. Lawyers, prosecutors and judges do not gain experience in the fields covered by their legal practices.
After the final speech, Judge Zdenek Chalup decided not to use the scheduled deadline on November 15 for further negotiations. There are new arguments that the court has not yet met, it's not a good thing to hurry, he said. The sentence was postponed on November 21.
The judicial process began in 2016. Vitásková is the head of the office from 2011 to 2017. He is the vice president from November 2014 to June 2015.
In the spring of this year, the Constitutional Court rejected complaints from the Office of Energy Regulations (ERO) and former chairman of Vitásková on police searches. They played in 2015 in connection with the prosecution of Vitásková for Vesecka's appointment.