The Judicial Council decided to convene Latvian Judges Conference on May 20.

The theme of this year's Сonference is "Independence of the Judiciary in the Interests of a Democratic Society". The topic will also address the efficiency of the judiciary, the selection of candidates for the position of judges, the self-government of judges and other issues of accountability of the judiciary, which ensure the independence of the judiciary.


Information prepared by

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

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