Coalition Considers Legislative Regulation Needed for the Selection Process of Supreme Court Justices and Chairperson
The new version of the Constitution went into effect at the moment the newly elected President was sworn in. According to it, Supreme Court justices are no longer nominated by the President but rather by the High Council of Justice (HCOJ), and they are appointed for life by the Parliament. The Chairperson of the Supreme Court is selected for a 10-year term by the same procedure.
Procedural Issues of the Reform
Continuous and gross violation of the Constitution by the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia causes escalation of the violence outside the Parliament building
Non-governmental organizations respond to the arrest of Zaza Saralidze and believe that his actions were provoked by persistent and gross violations of human rights by the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia.
Transparency International Georgia is responding to a threatening message sent privately to its Executive Director.
The State versus the International Black Sea University October 2, 2018