On December 19, 2007, at 15.00, the Plenary Session of the Supreme Court is convened where judges will listen to and evaluate the report prepared by the work group formed by the Supreme Court on violations of ethical standards in activities of judges found after the published phone calls of judges and attorneys. And, representatives from the General Prosecutor’s office will present opinion on the results of the inspection conducted by the General Prosecutor’s office.

The work group to assess the possible ethical violations of activities of judges was formed by the Plenary Session of the Supreme Court on September 17. The work group led by the Senator Roberts Guntis Namatēvs worked parallel to the General Prosecutor’s office which verified possible criminal offences in activities of judges.

After the Plenary Session, at about 17.00, the press conference of the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Andris Guļāns is planned. Journalists have to file for passes in the Division of Communication, telephone: 7020396.


Information prepared by Division of Communications of the Supreme Court
Author: Rasma Zvejniece, Manager of the Division of Communications of the Supreme Court
E-mail: rasma.zvejniece@at.gov.lv, telephone: 7020396, 28652211