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13 April, 2021

Employees of the Department of Criminal Cases explain the application of the principle of inadmissibility of double punishment

In the April 13 issue of the magazine “Jurista Vārds” (Lawyer’s Word), the publications of the employees of the Department of Criminal Cases of the Senate address the issue of assessing the violation of the ne bis in idem principle included in the decision of the Department of Criminal Cases SKK-2/2021 of January 28.

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Added: 21 April, 2021

31.03.2021. Administratīvo lietu departamenta spriedums lietā Nr. SKA-185/2021

Administratīvā procesa likuma 153.panta trešās daļas piemērošana spriedumā obiter dictum izteikta konstatējuma gadījumā

Added: 21 April, 2021

16.03.2021. Administratīvo lietu departamenta spriedums lietā Nr. SKA-259/2021

Minimālās vecuma pensijas apmēra aprēķināšana cilvēka cienīgas dzīves nodrošināšanai

Added: 21 April, 2021

08.04.2021. Administratīvo lietu departamenta spriedums lietā Nr. SKA-586/2021

Ilgtspējības principa nozīme teritorijas attīstības plānošanā

Added: 21 April, 2021

01.03.2021. Administratīvo lietu departamenta lēmums lietā Nr. SKA-645/2021

Sabiedrības līdzdalības tiesības un tiesības iesniegt pieteikumu tiesā saistībā ar teritorijas attīstības plānošanu

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31.03.2021. Mikelis Zumbergs, acting chair of the Economic Court – former judge assisstant at the Supreme Court

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23.02.2021. Diana Makarova has been appointed as senator of the Supreme Court

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01.02.2021. Judges of lower courts Daiga Lubane, Silva Reinholde, and Iveta Stuberovska are taking an internship at the Supreme Court for 6 months.

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01.02.2021. For two years judges of a regional court Lauma Paeglkalna and Valters Pokis will be acting judges of the Senate’s Department of Administrative Cases

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29.01.2021. Senator Edite Vernusa has been granted the title of Judge Emeritus

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22.01.2021. Plenary Session on Annual Report of the Supreme Court in videoconferencing mode

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Virtual seminar of the Department of Administrative Cases and administrative judges of lower courts. December 18, 2020

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Greetings of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court to new advocates at the oath giving ceremony. December 11, 2020

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The judiciary – Aigars Strupiss, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, and Sanita Osipova, President of the Constitutional Court, by the Freedom Monument. November 18, 2020

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Employees and senators of the Supreme Court in the photograph dedicated to 25-year anniversary of restored Senate. October, 2020

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The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court meets with the Speaker of the Saeima. October 6, 2020

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The 25th anniversary of the Senate is celebrated with a discussion about senator’s personality. October 2, 2020

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News and current events

13 April, 2021

Employees of the Department of Criminal Cases explain the application of the principle of inadmissibility of double punishment

In the April 13 issue of the magazine “Jurista Vārds” (Lawyer’s Word), the publications of the employees of the Department of Criminal Cases of the Senate address the issue of assessing the violation of the ne bis in idem principle included in the decision of the Department of Criminal Cases SKK-2/2021 of January 28.

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Added: 21 April, 2021

01.03.2021. Decision on Ancillary Complain of the Department of Administrative Cases, case No SKA-645/2021

Participation rights of public and rights of the public to submit an application to court related to the spatial development planning; The need for the development of detailed plan to rearrange infrastructure of the construction plan; Conclusion on need for a public consultation and detailed plan at the admissibility stage of the application to the court

Added: 21 April, 2021

08.04.2021. Judgment of the Department of Administrative Cases, case No SKA-586/2021

Meaning of the principle of sustainability in spatial development planning; Compliance with principle of mutual coherence and compliance with the objectives of the spatial planning in issuance process of the building permit

Added: 21 April, 2021

16.03.2021. Judgment of the Department of Administrative Cases, case No SKA-259/2021

Calculation of the amount of the minimal retirement pension to ensure dignified life for a human being

Added: 21 April, 2021

31.03.2021. Judgment of the Department of Administrative Cases, case No SKA-185/2021

Application of the article 153 third paragraph of the Administrative Procedure Law to a finding expressed obiter dictum; Establishing the value of compensation for former owners of buildings nationalized during the Soviet Union times, if the property was not returned in kind because of the public interest

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