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29 January, 2021

Judicial Council’s resolution on criticism of the judiciary and judges

The resolution has been adopted at the Judicial Council's sitting on January 29, 2021
21 January, 2021

Judges will decide on the new Code of Judicial Ethics

In order to approve the new Code of Judicial Ethics, the Judicial Council convenes an extramural conference of Latvian judges. The draft of Code of Judicial Ethics has been developed by the Judicial Ethics Commission. It is sent to all judges. An electronic voting on the approval of the Code will take place on February 2.
4 January, 2021

A new procedure for the selection of candidates for the position of a judge of a regional court

Having readdressed the issue of selection of candidates for the position of regional court judges, the Judicial Council confirmed the opinion that the selection of candidates for the position of regional court judges should be performed in a different manner than for candidates for the position of district (city) court judges.