According to master Hans Rieder, acting for referee Bart Vertenten, could Raskin research is not, in all objectivity. While he is the police investigation led, he was also in the licensing committee of the Football association. Rieder had a wrakingsverzoek in. The result: the Antwerp Court of Appeal ruled that Raskin partiality could seem.Too late
The federal public prosecutor's office had argued that the defence of referee Bart Vertenten the investigating judge had barred, in particular after they first had met with the same examining magistrate. That conversation showed, according to the federal public prosecutor's office that the defense at that time and trust in the independence and objectivity of the examining magistrate.