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28 May, 2004

In Bucharest, Chief Justice Provides Assessment of Latvia's Experience with Judicial Appointments

On May 20, in Bucharest, Romania, at the twelfth annual judicial conference entitled "Balancing Judicial Independence and Accountability" a presentation was given by Chief Justice Andris Gulans. Mr. Gulans spoke at the panel discussion on transparency of judicial appointment process and stressed the need for clear criteria in the selection of judicial candidates.
6 May, 2004

At Judicial Conference, Chief Justice Will Provide Analysis of Latvia’s Court System Developments

Saturday, May 8, 2004 Latvia’s judiciary will gather for its annual conference at the World Trade Center "Riga". Minister of Justice Vineta Muižniece and Director of Court Administration Ilona Beierbaha will be in attendance as well.
26 March, 2004

Atbalsta divu jaunu tiesnešu iecelšanu amatā

Šodien notika Tiesnešu kvalifikācijas kolēģijas sēde, kurā izskatīja Tieslietu ministrijas iesniegtos materiālus atzinumu sniegšanai iecelšanai par tiesnešiem, iecelšanai par tiesas priekšsēdētāju un apstiprināšanai amatā bez pilnvaru termiņa ierobežojuma.
9 March, 2004

Gunars Aigars Participates in Bicentennial of Civil Code at University of Sorbonne

Gunars Aigars, chairman of the Latvian Supreme Court’s Chamber of Civil Cases, is traveling to Paris to participate in a scientific symposium dedicated to the bicentennial of the French Civil Code. The symposium is organized by the French Court of Cassation and will be held in the Grand Amphitheater of the University of Sorbonne. French President Jacques Chirac is the patron of the event, which has been co-sponsored by The Henri Capitant Association of Friends of French Legal Culture and The Order of Lawyers to the Council of State and the Supreme Court of Appeal.
27 February, 2004

Augstākā tiesa: Latvijā ik gadu palielinās notiesāto personu skaits

Augstākā tiesa apkopojusi informāciju par notiesātajām personām 2003.gadā. Apkopotajā informācijā ietverti dati par notiesāto personu vecumu, noteiktajiem sodu veidiem, noziegumu veidiem, nepilngadīgo izdarītajiem noziedzīgajiem nodarījumiem.
17 February, 2004

AT apkopojusi tiesu praksi lietās par tīšu smagu miesas bojājumu nodarīšanu

Augstākā tiesa apkopojusi tiesu praksi krimināllietās, kurās 2002. gadā 313 personas notiesātas pēc Krimināllikuma 125. panta par tīšu smagu miesas bojājumu nodarīšanu.
11 February, 2004

Aija Branta Recommended to the Constitutional Court

On February 6, 2004, by a secret ballot at the Supreme Court’s plenary session, Aija Branta, the current Justice to the Supreme Court Chamber of Criminal Cases, was recommended to the Saeima (Parliament) to be confirmed to the Satversme (Constitutional) Court. The plenary session voted for her candidacy out of a pool of three candidates suggested to the post by the Latvian judiciary. The other two candidates were Uldis Kinis, Chief Judge of the Kuldiga District Court, and Andrejs Grube, a Judge at the Kurzeme Regional Court.
26 January, 2004

Seeking Judicial Candidates to the Constitutional Court

Chief Justice Andris Gulans invites the chairs of the Latvian Regional Courts, the Supreme Court Senate Departments and the Supreme Court Chambers to recommend judicial candidates to the Constitutional Court. The deadline for the suggestions is January 30, 2004. On February 6, 2004, the Supreme Court will hold a plenary session to vote on the candidate to be approved by the Saeima’s (Parliament) for the position of the Constitutional Court Justice.
29 December, 2003

In a Plenary Session, the Supreme Court confirms its first Senators of the Department of Administrative Cases

On December 29, 2003, a Plenary Session of the Supreme Court created the Department of Administrative Cases. Edite Vernusa and Valerijans Jonikans were confirmed as its first Senators. Ms. Vernusa and Mr. Jonikans, formerly justices of the Chamber of Civil Cases, already commenced their duties on January 5, 2004, in order to prepare for the review cases when the Code of Administrative Procedure becomes effective on February 1, 2004. Senator Ilgars Zigfrids Septeris and Senator Ojars Druks-Jaunzemins will replace them as justices on the Chamber of Civil Cases.
12 September, 2003

Notikusi Tiesnešu kvalifikācijas kolēģijas sēde

12.septembrī notika Tiesnešu kvalifikācijas kolēģijas sēde, kurā izskatīja Tieslietu ministrijas iesniegtos materiālus tiesnešu apstiprināšanai amatos bez pilnvaru termiņa ierobežojuma, kā arī atzinumu sniegšanai par iecelšanu tiesneša amatos.