HEAD OF EU DELEGATION DISAPPOINTED BY APPOINTMENTS IN COURT INSTANCES IN R. MOLDOVA

  He wrote about this on his Facebook page, commenting on the decisions of the Supreme Council of Magistracy (SCM) made the day before. HEAD OF EU DELEGATION DISAPPOINTED BY APPOINTMENTS IN COURT INSTANCES IN R. MOLDOVA   “I understand very well that today people can experience a strong sense of frustration. Hopes that changes can take place in the Moldovan justice system depend on the appointment of persons with

Prosecutors who commit abuses and illegalities should be punished criminally

  The Prosecutor General’s Office should hold accountable the prosecutors who commit abuses and illegalities, said lawyers Veaceslav Țurcan and Maxim Belinschi against whom two criminal cases were started as an intimidation instrument, according to them. Prosecutors who commit abuses and illegalities should be punished criminally   The two lawyers were acquitted in a criminal case in which they were charged with falsification of statements. But the prosecutor in charge

Moldova should ratify Istanbul convention – coe commissioner Dunja Mijatovic

  Improve its response to hate speech and advance access to quality healthcare, affordable housing and social inclusion for all, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Dunja Mijatovic, wrote in her report (published in Strasbourg on Thursday) on the visit to Moldova she paid in March 2020. Moldova should ratify Istanbul convention - coe commissioner Dunja Mijatovic   Dunja Mijatovic as the Council of Europe commissioner for

Is no one forgotten? Is nothing forgotten? How Moldovan veterans survive 75 years after the war.

  Today 79 years have passed since Hitler began his bloody adventure against the Soviet Union. We would like to show in what conditions veteran Dembul Semyon Panteleevich, one of the last witnesses of the Second World War, has to survive.   Is no one forgotten? Is nothing forgotten?. How Moldovan veterans survive 75 years after the war. https://youtu.be/68eCNu5vhZM Этот видеофрагмент из интервью, взятого у Семена Пантелеевича Дембула в рамках

Situation will continue as long as political parties, prosecutors, judges, functionaries are financed with illegal funds

Valentin Eșanu, businessman who was convicted in a “political” criminal case and was rehabilitated, said the real reasons for which criminal cases were started against him were the protests he organized in favor of liberalizing the ferrous and non-ferrous metals market and also the revelations he made about the money laundering schemes employed at “Metalferos”. Situation will continue as long as political parties, prosecutors, judges, functionaries are financed with illegal

Prosecutors to drop a number of purportedly political criminal cases

About four months after the initiation of the process of assessing 38 criminal cases that were presumably started based on political reasons, the Prosecutor General’s Office said the examination group took decisions on nine of these cases. It was thus decided to drop the cases under investigation started against Ludmila Kozlovska, Nina Cereteu, Valentin Eșanu and Andrian Borș. It was also decided to drop the charges of murder attempt on

Moldova activates derogation from application of European Convention on Human Rights

Moldova activates derogation from application of European Convention on Human Rights Moldova activated the article of the European Convention on Human Rights that allows for derogations from the implementation of the Convention in connection with the state of emergency related to the novel coronavirus pandemic declared on March 17, IPN reports. It is the State’s responsibility to take measures to protect society in time of war or other public emergency.

New Spy Chief Richard Grenell did not disclose payments for advocacy work on behalf of a Moldovan politician whom the U.S. later accused of corruption

New Spy Chief Richard Grenell did not disclose payments for advocacy work on behalf of a Moldovan politician whom the U.S. later accused of corruption President Donald Trump’s new acting intelligence director, Richard Grenell, used to do consulting work on behalf of an Eastern European oligarch who is now a fugitive and was recently barred from entering the U.S. under anti-corruption sanctions imposed last month by the State Department. In

HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS DEMAND CANCELING LAWYERS’ LICENSES FOR FALSIFYING POLITICALLY-MOTIVATED CASES

HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS DEMAND CANCELING LAWYERS' LICENSES FOR FALSIFYING POLITICALLY-MOTIVATED CASES Activists of the "Right to Justice" human rights association demand the Union of Lawyers to recall licenses from prosecutors and judges who participated in fabricating politically-motivated cases. The statement, published by the organization, expresses indignation about the fact that ex-judges Ion Druta and Oleg Sternioala, former prosecutors Lilian Bakalim, Vladislav Bobrov and others got licenses of lawyers. "We are

PROSECUTORS TO CHECK THE ALLEGED POLITICALLY-MOTIVATED CRIMINAL CASES

PROSECUTORS TO CHECK THE ALLEGED POLITICALLY-MOTIVATED CRIMINAL CASES ГA control group made of 6 prosecutors will check the criminal cases, started in Moldova allegedly for political reasons, said Prosecutor General Alexandru Stoianoglo at the Wednesday’s briefing. He stressed that over two months a number of nongovernmental organizations made statements about the existence of such category of cases, adding that there is a PACE Declaration on the need of rehabilitating the