From basketball to law courts: Romanian prosecutor wins fans fighting graft

February 18, 2015 6:34 PM

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From basketball to law courts: Romanian prosecutor wins fans fighting graft

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Such has been the success of Romania's anti-corruption prosecutors that television crews are now permanently stationed outside their offices, waiting for the next politician, businessman or judge to be hauled in.

Romania's corruption-fighting agency, known by the local acronym DNA, secured a record 1,138 convictions last year, pursuing people who might once have been untouchable.

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