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16 January, 2018

CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT MEETS WITH SPEAKER OF THE SAEIMA

On Tuesday, January 16, Ivars Bickovics, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, met with Inara Murniece, Speaker of the Saeima, in the Saeima House. The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court points out that this is a historic meeting, since it is the first time that he as the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court and the Chair of the Council for the Judiciary has received an invitation to meet with the Speaker of the Saeima.
29 December, 2017

JUDGE ILZE SKULTANE TERMINATES WORK AT THE SUPREME COURT

On December 31, Ilze Skultane, the Judge of the Department of Administrative Cases of the Supreme Court, terminates her duties of a judge. The judge retires.
22 December, 2017

JUDGE INARA GARDA RECEIVES THE PROFESSIONAL THEMIS AWARD

Thursday, 21 December, Supreme Court Themis Awards 2017 were given. Inara Garda, Judge of the Department of Civil Cases, received the Professional Themis Award. Creative Themis Award was received by Liga Kuple, computer graphic artist of the Division of Communication. And Special Themis Award was given to Janis Supe, Head of the Division of Document Administration.
21 December, 2017

THE SUPREME COURT RELEASES THE FILM “SENATORS” ON THE CENTENARY ANNIVERSARY OF THE SENATE

On the centennial of the Senate of Latvia, the Supreme Court offers to watch the film "Senators", which is the story of thirty Latvian senators – judges of the cassation instance in the first period of the Free State of Latvia from 1918 to 1940.
21 December, 2017

EXHIBITION OF THE SENATE OF LATVIA AT THE SUPREME COURT

The exhibition "The Senate of Latvia - 100", which was opened at the Supreme Court on the 19th of December on the 99th anniversary of the Senate, reflects the history of the cassation instance of the judicial system of Latvia – the Senate of Latvia – since its establishment in 1918 until its liquidation in 1940. As well as it tells about fates of the senators after the Soviet occupation. Exhibition will be open all year round until the centenary of the Senate of Latvia.
18 December, 2017

THE SUPREME COURT BEGINS THE CENTENNIAL OF THE SENATE OF LATVIA WITH A FILM PREMIERE AND NEW EXHIBITION

On December 19, the Supreme Court celebrates the 99th anniversary of the Senate of Latvia and begins the centennial of the foundation of the Senate.
15 December, 2017

THE CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT INVITES JUDGES TO BE RESPONSIBLE AND STRENGTHEN THE REPUTATION OF THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM

At the Plenary Session of the Supreme Court, which was held on December 14, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Ivars Bickovics called on the judges of the departments to objectively assess the situation when the reputation of the judicial system in connection with proceedings in insolvency cases is being challenged in the public space. When planning to include this issue in the agenda of the next meeting of the Council for the Judiciary, the Chief Justice will take into account the views of the departments of the Supreme Court.
14 December, 2017

VERONIKA KRUMINA IS RE-ELECTED AS THE CHAIR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE CASES OF THE SUPREME COURT

On December 14 during the Plenary Session of the Supreme Court, Judge Veronika Krumina was re-elected as the Chair of the Department of Administrative Cases. In accordance with the Law "On Judicial Power", the chairs of the departments of the Supreme Court are elected by the general meeting of judges for a term of five years.
13 December, 2017

VALKA LOCAL HISTORY MUSEUM THANKS THE SUPREME COURT FOR ASSISTANCE IN CREATION OF THE NEW EXHIBITION

A new exhibition "Valka - Latvia's Independence Cradle" is created in the Valka Local History Museum in the framework of the programme of the centenary anniversary of the state of Latvia, which also houses materials of the Supreme Court Museum on Voldemars Zamuels. He was the Chair of the Latvian Provisional National Council in 1917, but later in 1918-1921 – senator and chief prosecutor of the Senate of Latvia.
12 December, 2017

ELECTIONS OF THE CHAIR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE CASES

On Thursday, December 14, a Plenary Session of the Supreme Court will be convened, in which judges will elect the Chair of the Department of Administrative Cases.