Six defendants were handed suspended prison sentences in the case, in which altogether 17 suspects were believed to have demanded kickbacks from companies providing services to the military between 2002 and 2010. Four others have appealed to the supreme court against the appeals court decision.
László Fapál. Photo by Zsolt Szigetváry/MTI
In its Monday decision, the appeals court acquitted several defendants including former defence ministry state secretary László Fapál.