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News on human rights violation in Ukraine and activity of the Intrafractional Association “Forbidden to Forbid”

Uncertainty in favor

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The disagreement of one of the parties on the decision of the court cannot testify to the making of a knowingly unjust decision. This was stated by the Supreme Court, upholding the acquittal of the Odessa lawyer.

Extra filter

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When a lawyer is accused of violating ethical rules, local authorities are obliged, according to a certain procedure, to verify such information, examine the factual circumstances and, if there are grounds, bring the lawyer to justice. But such a procedure is overly complex. Why, let’s try to figure it out.

By hook or by crook

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The previous initiative regarding the appearance of authorized persons of the judicial authorities caused a stormy rejection of the legal community (for an analysis of the Bill of the Law № 9140, see № 51 «ZiB»). Therefore, after 2 months there was another. It also provides an alternative to notaries and certain benefits for both low-income segments of the population and oligarchs.

Dismissal without suspect

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During the consideration by the High Council of Justice of the applications for removal, the issue of the legitimacy of a suspicion report was repeatedly raised. Some members of the Council believe that he should check the legality of the Judge’s acquisition of the status of a suspect, the majority hold the opposite opinion. The situation is similar in the Grand Chamber of the Supreme Court.

You can’t throw rights out of the song

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The harsh prison rules did not allow the prisoner to transfer the MP3 player. Because, only relatives have this right. «It’s okay», said government officials. «Where is respect for personal life?» asked in Strasbourg.

Looking for ways to optimize

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All truth-seekers at the European Court of Human Rights will soon face procedural changes. Already from 2019, the consideration of the complaint by the House of Judges must be preceded by an attempt of a peaceful settlement by the parties to the dispute. Who will benefit from this?

To be respected and not abused

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Prosecutors, lawyers, other participants in the process called for facilitating the administration of justice. Also, the authorities of professional self-government intend to form such a system of relations when the parties respect each other and not commit procedural sabotage.

Freedom of Earnings

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The law imposed on public figures the obligation to declare their income in order to control possible corruption schemes. The chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada considers this provision constitutional, while 65 deputies, along with the ombudsman, hold a different opinion. The Constitutional Court listened to their position and opened the proceedings.

Passion of Svatove

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The Head of the Court decided to fight in the cause of justice. And to do it in the best traditions of social activists, attract the press, make sensational statements, to blame officials. Only for public figures it is easier, they do not have The Disciplinary Chamber, which can to put out of jobs.

Bribe day

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Three cases of receipt of illegal benefits by servants of Themis reached the court. During the investigation, the suspects managed to go to prison, they were repeatedly suspended from work and even allowed to work again for several months.

The web of dirty money

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When criminals are intellectuals and people of high social status, territory is the whole world, and the price is millions, before the judges a difficult task. Unravel the network, to cooperate with other countries and… do not exceed own authority.

Government executives have learned to detect corruption

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Specialists of the National Agency on Corruption Prevention taught the legal aspects of organizing the work on corruption preventing among they trained representatives of the Penitentiary Staff Training Centre of the State Penal Service of Ukraine in Kyiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Khmelnytsky and Chernihiv regions.

Remedy «large sweeping purge»

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Judges and their retired colleagues are increasingly turning to advocacy. A large number of these appeals are complaints of bias Proficiency Testing with farther recommendation to dismissal through non-confirmations compliance with their current position. Consider whether such actions are legal.