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February 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court chairperson Vladimira Yaneva has resigned as head of the court, reports in Bulgarian media said on February 24. The resignation comes less than a week after Yaneva […]

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Bulgaria’s SJC suspends judge at centre of eavesdropping row

February 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) decided on February 19 to suspend Vladimira Yaneva, head of the Sofia City Court, for the duration of the investiga ...

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Seven EU ambassadors in call to Bulgaria to speed implementation of judicial reforms

February 17, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The ambassadors of France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, Denmark, Finland and the UK have issued a joint appeal to the authorities in Sofia to sp ...

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Judge in Bulgaria’s Rousse arrested over alleged bribe

February 15, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A judge at the Rousse District Court has been arrested on charges of allegedly receiving a bribe, Bulgarian National Radio said on February 15 2015. J ...


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    Bulgaria’s SJC elects Lozan Panov as high court chief
    January 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) elected Lozan Panov as the new head of the Supreme Court of Cassation (SCC) on January 29, following a lengthy sitting that saw SJC members […]

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    CVM: Another bad report card for Bulgaria
    January 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Report card time makes Bulgaria look like a pupil that got into a decent school but is rather shoddy about doing its classwork and lackadaisical about keeping promises to do […]