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Justice Minister Yiolitis on sick leave for 10 days

Justice Minister Emily Yiolitis is on sick leave for about 10 days as of Monday, according to an official announcement.

The Minister, who was strongly criticised in recent days over a flawed search warrant in a parody social media account of Yiolitis, has to recover from an operation, the announcement also said.

On Friday, the Supreme Court cancelled a police search warrant used to enter the home of a Larnaca woman suspected of being the administrator of the parody account.

Yiolitis has been accused of abusing power and wasting resources on a trivial matter.

 

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