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27.10.2010.

A judgment in the case on direct State assistance for biofuel producers has been adopted

The Constitutional Court has adopted a judgment in the case, wherein it assessed amendments to the procedure of granting direct State financial assistance for biofuel producers (case No. 2010-12-03 “On Compliance of Section 30 of the Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 280 of 15 April 2008 “Regulations Regarding Financial Assistance Quotas for Biofuel” with Article […]

10.10.2010.

A case on remuneration for imprisoned persons has been initiated

The First Panel of the Constitutional Court initiated a case “On Compliance of Section 51 Paragraph 13 Indent 1 of the Latvian Penalty Execution Code with Article 107 of the Satversme of the Republic of Latvia”. The contested norm establishes that the minimum salary per hour and the minimum monthly wage for convicts that serve […]

07.10.2010.

The Constitutional Court has adopted a judgment in the case on possibilities to appeal, according to cassation procedure, against appellate instance court judgments in administrative violation cases

The Constitutional Court has adopted a judgment in the case No. 2010-10-01 “On Compliance of Section 286.14 of the Latvian Administrative Violations Code with Article 91 and Article 92 of the Satversme of the Republic of Latvia”. Several cases being initiated having regard to applications of Bertolds Martins Fliks, a alliance of political parties “Zaļo un […]

05.10.2010.

The Constitutional Court has adopted a judgment in another case on the right to appeal against a decision regarding securing of a claim in a civil procedure

The Constitutional Court has adopted a judgment in the case No. 2010-15-01 “On Compliance of Section 141 Paragraph 1 of the Civil Procedure Law insofar as It Establishes the Right to Submit an Ancillary Complaint Regarding a Decision Satisfying an Application on Securing of a Claim with Article 91 and Article 92 of the Satversme”. […]

21.09.2010.

A case on the terms of validity of personal identification documents has been initiated

The Second Panel of the Constitutional Court initiated a case “On Compliance of Section 16 (1) (4) of the Personal Identification Documents Law with the First and the Second Sentence of Article 98 of the Satversme of the Republic of Latvia”. The contested norm provides that an identity card, passport or return identification document shall […]

05.08.2010.

A case on conditions for granting scholarships has been initiated

The First Panel of the Constitutional Court has initiated a case “On Compliance of Section 1.1 of 2 June 2009 Cabinet of Ministers Regulation No. 511 “Amendments to 24 August 2004 Cabinet of Ministers Regulation No. 740 “Regulations regarding Scholarships”” with Article 91 and 112 of the Satversme of the Republic of Latvia”. Article 91 of the Satversme […]

13.07.2010.

A case on regulations of internal procedure in imprisonment establishments has been initiated

The Second Panel of the Constitutional Court has initiated a case “On compliance of Section 44.4 of 30 May 2006 Cabinet of Ministers Regulation No. 423 “Regulations of Internal Procedure in Imprisonment Establishments” with Article 96 of the Satversme of the Republic of Latvia”. Article 96 establishes, amongst the rest, the right to inviolability of […]

01.07.2010.

A case on keeping of religious objects by prisoners has been initiated

The First Panel of the Constitutional Court has initiated a case “On Compliance of the First Appendix of 30 May 2006 Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 423 “Regulations of Internal Procedure in Imprisonment Establishments” insofar as It Regulates Keeping of Religious Objects with Article 99 of the Satversme of the Republic of Latvia.” Article 99 […]

01.07.2010.

A case on customer credit agreement provisions has been initiated

The First Panel of the Constitutional Court initiated a case “On Compliance of Section 30 of 25 August 2008 Cabinet of Ministers Regulation No. 692 “Regulations Regarding Customer Credit Agreements” with Article 64 and Article 105 of the Satversme of the Republic of Latvia”. Article 64 of the Satversme provides that the Saeima, and also […]