No news on Ecclestone charges until June

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No decision about how to proceed with Ecclestone's bribery charges till June

May 17 (GMM) It will be at least June before anything more is known about Bernie Ecclestone's bribery charges.

Bernie Ecclestone, CEO Formula One Group (FOM)
Bernie Ecclestone, CEO Formula One Group (FOM)

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It is believed F1's 82-year-old chief executive has been charged by Munich prosecutors regarding his payment of $44 million some years ago to now jailed former banker Gerhard Gribkowsky.

But a spokeswoman told German news agency DPA that the district court will not make a decision about how to proceed with the charges "within three to four weeks".

She would not comment further.

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