The Board of Justice decided that Lauma Steinerte, who was appointed by the Saeima in the post of a judge of a regional court, will execute duties of a judge in Riga regional court.

In its turn, the Board of Justice instructed Zane Petersone, the judge of Riga regional court, to execute duties of a judge of the Chamber of Civil Cases of the Supreme Court as from the 1st of June.

The Board of Justice adopted these decisions in written proceedings on the 23rd of May, but on Tuesday, the 31st of May, the session of the council will take place, in which two issues must be solved: on design and procedure of issue of certificate or Diploma of the Honoured Judge, and provision of opinion on draft law “Amendments to the Law on Budget and Finance Management”.

The session of the Board of Justice will take place in Room 461 of the Supreme Court, beginning is at 14.00 o’clock.


Information prepared by

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

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