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Another SIS case shelved

A COURT CASE against former deputy secret service head Jaroslav Svěchota did not begin on August 12 as planned after Svěchota's lawyers reported he had been taken to hospital with heart problems and would not be released for six weeks.

The latest delay means it is unlikely that any court case involving former SIS officers will be completed during the Dzurinda government's term, which ends in September.

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News digest: Lockdown not out of the question, PM Matovič says

The overview of news from Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

PM Igor Matovič says lockdown is still in play.

A curfew for those who refuse testing? Lawyers and president have doubts

The government risks the Constitutional Court canceling the nationwide testing.

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The cabinet approves plan for permanent kurzarbeit

The new fund is expected to be introduced from 2022.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak