In July 2015, Ministry of Justice proposed the draft legislation on reforming the rules of witness interrogation. It must be highlighted that the proposed draft is the government’s first attempt to resolve the issue.
Coalition for an Independent and Transparent Judiciary reacts to the processes of selection and appointment of judges held in July 2015, which were marked with low degree of transparency and openness.
Media Advocacy Coalition made a statement regarding the case of TV company Rustavi 2
The Ministry of Justice has recently revised the draft law on the Prosecutor’s Office based on the Venice Commission’s recommendations. It needs to be noted that the Venice Commission considered the Coalition’s opinion on this issue in its extensive comments and suggested to significantly revise the draft. The opinion criticized several initiatives of the authors of the draft law .
It is crucial to fundamentally revise the strategy of relations with Russia. No measure will be successful without this step. The main principle of our strategy is to continue relations with Russia with the engagement and participation of the international community.
We believe that this is a hasty decision and damages the National Bank as an institution; the decision jeopardizes the constitutional functions of the National Bank. Namely, according to the Constitution of Georgia, “the National Bank fosters stable functioning of the financial sector”.
We want to respond Ex Prime-minsiter Bidzina Ivanishvili, who made negative statements about civil sector leaders in his TV program
Real estate franchise industry represents one of the most important industries in USA economy and is still a large field which generates billions of dollars in revenue. Although, there are some questions within the society about the scrutiny of foreign real estate buyers actions in the United States.
The Coalition is examining the Prosecution Reform Concept, put forward by the Criminal Justice Reform Inter-AgencyCoordinationCouncilon April 8, 2015, which proposes several amendments to the rules of appointing the chief prosecutor.
The Coalition for an Independent and Transparent Judiciary welcomes timely completion of the process of appointment of a new Chief Justice. Despite certain delays, the Parliament has still managed to complete the process according to the existing procedures and elected a new Chief Justice.
|29 June 2019|