2011-12-30Constitutional-Legal Analisis of Institute of Georgian Citizenship
Recently, importance of more or less relevant constitutional-legal definition of the notion of “citizen” and “citizenship” in general has become a very urgent topic due to recent political events in Georgia. Although most evaluations are oriented on political essence of citizenships of concrete people and various experts pay less attention to more thorough analyze of the institute.
2011-12-30U.S. Embassy on Electoral Legislation
2011-12-30New Party Funding Regulations Go into Force
2011-12-30Overview of Amendments Adopted in the Human Rights Sphere in 2011
During the year of 2011 Georgian Parliament adopted approximately 400 legislative amendments. Following laws have been adopted: Law on Assemblies and Manifestations, Code of Imprisonment, Law on Personal Data, Law on Operative-Investigative Activity and etc.
2011-12-29NGOs Are Requesting the President to Veto the Law on Political Unions of Citizens
NGOs are calling the amendments to Organic Law on Political Unions of Citizens unconstitutional and address the President of Georgia to veto two draft laws.
2011-12-29Parliament Passed the Law on the Protection of the Personal Data
On December 28, the Parliament of Georgia passed the draft-law on the protection of personal data on its special session with the third hearing and 88 MPs voted for it.
2011-12-29GYLA Requests Starting Disciplinary Proceedings against Representative of Defense Ministry Mamuka Iosava
2011-12-29Koba Davitashvili will Submit Complaint against the Amendments Made in the Law of Georgia on Political Union of Citizens to Constitutional Court
2011-12-28Public Defender’s Recommendation to the President Regarding Ekaterine Khvedelidze’s Citizenship
2011-12-28Court’s Clarification – Why Lawsuit of Bidzina Ivanishvili and Ekaterina Khvedelidze Was Partly Satisfied
2011-12-28GYLA Issues Broad Report on May 26th Events
Analysis of Human Rights Violations during and Related to the Dispersal of the May 26 Assembly – the report of Georgian Young Lawyers Association (GYLA) was presented in the hotel Holiday Inn several days ago by GYLA.
2011-12-28Sorry, You Might Be … Liquidated!
Parliament passed with its second reading on December 27 amendments to the law on political parties, envisaging new regulations for party funding. On the same day, the Parliament passed with its first and second hearings amendment to the criminal code tightening measures against and punishment for cases involving political bribery.
2011-12-27Tbilisi City Court Partly Satisfies Lawsuit of Bidzina Ivanishvili and Ekaterine Khvedelidze
2011-12-26Public Defender Requests Changed Expertise Regulations
Public Defender recommended the Prime-Minister of Georgia to review the present regulations regarding forensic medical expertise. The Ombudsman requests introduction of amendments to the government’s resolution in order to ensure the principle of proportionality between private and public interests.
2011-12-16New Details of Enveri Case
The hearing of appeal complaint of defendants in the case of famous special operation Enveri will supposedly start from the middle of December.
Bill Cutting Maximum Term of Administrative Detention Passed with First Reading Supreme Court Upheld the Non-Guilty Judgment against Bacho Akhalaia Public Defender’s Representative faced obstacles at Akhaltsikhe Temporary Detention Isolator CEC Probes Complaint into Cleric's Politically Charged Sermon Breached labor rights of the citizen was restored with the legal assistance of Human Rights Center Archive
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