With decision of the Council for the Judiciary the judge Irina Augustane is transferred from Riga district court to Riga city Kurzeme district court.

The judge had applied in competition for a vacant office of a judge in Riga city Kurzeme district court. The judge substantiated her wish to move to another district court with change of place of residence.

In accordance with Section 731 Paragraph One of the law “On Judicial Power”,  the Council for the Judiciary upon proposal of the Minister of Justice, on the basis of positive statement of the Judicial Qualification Committee, decides on transfer of a judge to another court of the same level.

The Council for the Judiciary adopted decision in written procedure on August 27.

 

 

Information prepared by

Rasma Zvejniece, the Head of the Division of Communication of the Supreme Court

E-mail: rasma.zvejniece@at.gov.lv, telephone: 67020396, 28652211