German court delays decision on Ecclestone bribery case 20 September, 2013 Bernie Ecclestone A decision on whether Formula One Chief Executive Bernie Ecclestone will stand trial on bribery charges is likely to be delayed until next year, a German court said on Friday.
Ecclestone's lawyers plan to submit more statements related to the case and an imminent staffing change at the court will add to delays, the court in Munich said in a statement.
Sven Thomas, a lawyer in Germany for the British billionaire, said he welcomed the extra time being taken by the court to reach its decision.
He said his firm handed about 250 pages of documents to the court three weeks ago.
'There's a bit more...
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