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13.10.2021.

The Constitutional court of Latvia starts a project for exchange of experience with the Constitutional court of Moldova

The Constitutional court of Latvia starts a project for exchange of experience “Strengthening the Capacity of the Legal Service of the Constitutional court of Moldova”. During this project, the personnel of the Constitutional court and experts will provide several webinars with the aim to strengthen the capacity of the Constitutional court of Moldova. The aim […]

30.09.2021.

Challenges in the implementation of individual constitutional complaints are discussed in the bilateral conference of Lithuanian and Latvian Constitutional Courts

On 30 September – 1 October, the Constitutional Court of Lithuania organised the 16th annual bilateral conference “Challenges in the Implementation of Individual Constitutional Complaints” of the justices of the Constitutional Courts of Latvia and Lithuania. The friendship between the Constitutional Courts of Lithuania and Latvia has been lasting for 25 years. The cooperation started in […]

03.09.2021.

The Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia and the Court of Justice of the European Union lay flowers at the Freedom Monument and write a message in the Book of Freedom, paying tribute to freedom and the common European values of the rule of law

On Thursday, 2 September, Sanita Osipova, the President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia, and Koen Lenaerts, the President of the Court of Justice of the European Union, laid flowers at the Freedom Monument, thus paying tribute to the idea of freedom as a cornerstone of human fundamental rights. Freedom is one […]

02.09.2021.

Cour Constitutionnelle de Lettonie et la Cour de Justice de l’Union européenne convient les cours constitutionnelles à dialoguer sur l’importance à accorder dans l’Union européenne aux traditions constitutionnelles

Aujourd’hui le 2 septembre débute la conférence de la Cour constitutionnelle et la Cour de justice de l’Union européenne “UNIS DANS LA DIVERSITÉ : ENTRE LES TRADITIONS CONSTITUTIONNELLES COMMUNES ET LES IDENTITÉS NATIONALES”. C’est la première fois que les juges des cours constitutionnelles et leurs homologues de la Cour de justice se réunissent dans un […]

02.09.2021.

Constitutional Court of Latvia and the Court of Justice of the European Union host a conference between the constitutional courts of EU Member States to discuss the importance of constitutional traditions in the European Union

Today, 2 September, a two-day conference co-organised by the Constitutional Court of Latvia and the Court of Justice of the European Union “EUnited in diversity: between common constitutional traditions and national identities” will begin. This will be the first time in the history of the European Union that judges from the constitutional courts of the […]

08.07.2021.

A case initiated with regard to the provisions that put an obligation on merchants selling electricity under mandatory procurement to use efficiently the thermal energy produced

On 30 June 2021, the 4th Panel of the Constitutional Court initiated the case “On compliance of Section 313(1) and (3) of the Electricity Market Law and paragraphs 21.3, 28, 30, 31, 48.4 of and Annex 3 to the Cabinet of Ministers Regulation No 560 of 2 September 2020 ‘Regulation on the production of electricity […]