Family. Fair court. Justice. Socially responsible state. Fairness.

This is a part of 51 essays published in the special issue of the journal "Jurista Vārds" dedicated to the centenary of the Constitution on February 15. These essays were written by current and former senators.

Jautrīte Briede. Family

Aigars Strupišs. Fair Court

Veronika Krūmiņa. Justice

Anita Kovaļevska. Socially responsible state

Valerijans Jonikāns. Fairness

The collection of essays published by "Jurista Vārds" focuses on Constitution’s most important concepts. The editorial office points out that it is a dedication of the journal and its authors to one of the world's oldest living democratic constitutions, as well as an encouragement of the entire Latvian society - not just lawyers - to read, delve into and think about our state’s fundamental law and values.

Wishing to promote the interest of the general public in the Constitution, all essays on the portal are accessible to anyone interested.


Information prepared by

Rasma Zvejniece, the Head of the Division of Communication of the Supreme Court

E-mail:, telephone: +371 67020396, +371 286522

Photo by Alīna Kļaviņa, journal Jurista Vārds