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21 August, 2007

The State President Valdis Zatlers has visited Supreme Court

On 21st of August Supreme Court was visited by the President Valdis Zaltlers. The President desire was to become acquainted with Supreme Court experience in forming the court as easy of access and comprehendible establishment.
13 August, 2007

It is being discussed that in European Union will not punish for the same infringement twice

During the International seminar “The non bis in idem principle. Conflicts of Jurisdiction”, that took place in Madrid this July, the restriction to punish for the same infringement twice was discussed (the non bis in idem principle) in context of European Union
7 August, 2007

In sports games, the team of the Supreme Court shows best results in singing

At the 12th sports games of the Ministry of Justice and judicial power, the team of the Supreme Court showed the best results in the team competition “The song for my generation”. In this signing competition with the performance of the song “Eternal Milky Way above the Head”, the team received cheering of the audience and the 5th place. The tem of the Supreme Court got the 9th place in frisby game, in other events – volley-ball, street ball, car-pulling and relay the results were not so good, however, in total, the team of the Supreme Court took the 16th place among twenty nine teams. In individual events, prizes were awarded to Kristaps Eglite, the son of the secretary of the Senate Chancery Anda Eglite, in the children’s competitions, and Krisjanis Dzalbe, the son of the senator Peteris Dzalbe for the 2nd place in long jump from a fixed start.
2 August, 2007

Memorial plaque opened to the senator Janis Skudre of the independent Latvia

In July, the celebration in Saukas pagasts (rural district) of Jekabpils region honoured the countryman - the senator of the Supreme Court, Chairman of the Latvian Judicial Association Janis Skudre (03.05.1889. – 08.07.1942.). Near the building “Lejas Meirani” which he built for his family and which at this time is managed by the daughters of the senator, a memorial plaque was opened.
13 July, 2007

The Division of Document Administration in the Supreme Court is led by Vanda Zoldnere

This week, the position of the Head of the Division of Document Administration of the Supreme Court was taken by Vanda Zoldnere. The new Head of the Division admits that she has always had a wish to acquire new skills and experience, to test her abilities in various fields. For the last seven years, V. Zoldnere worked as a consultant of social security of the Chief Taxation Department of the State Revenue Service. The experience obtained in an institution with strict and perfect system of document administration, will be useful in the new position, as well.
6 July, 2007

Supreme Court officials are greeted on their Graduation

The 5th of July was a celebratory day in Supreme Court. Chief Justice was greeting those officials who have obtained a diploma of higher educational establishment. There are eleven graduates in Supreme Court this year – three are Masters of Law, six are lawyers with higher professional education and two bachelors.
3 July, 2007

Latvian legislators need advice of experienced professionals

The role of judicial power in promotion and maintenance of the rule of law - this was the theme of the International Judicial Conference which was organized on July 2 – 3 by the US Embassy in cooperation with the Supreme Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Ministry of Justice.
3 July, 2007

The courts are interested in investigative journalism

The role of judicial power in promotion and maintenance of the rule of law - this was the theme of the International Judicial Conference which was organized on July 2 – 3 by the US Embassy in cooperation with the Supreme Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Ministry of Justice.
3 July, 2007

Chief Justice of the Supreme Court highlights the issue of independence of judicial power

The role of judicial power in promotion and maintenance of the rule of law - this was the theme of the International Judicial Conference which was organized on July 2 – 3 by the US Embassy in cooperation with the Supreme Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Ministry of Justice. The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Andris Gulans addressing the participants of the international judicial conference called to think together about strengthening the independence of judicial power.
3 July, 2007

The US Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito speaks about strengthening trust in judicial power

The role of judicial power in promotion and maintenance of the rule of law – this was the theme of the International Judicial Conference which was organized on July 2 – 3 by the US Embassy in cooperation with the Supreme Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Ministry of Justice.