All posts tagged judiciary

December 18, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Ivan Geshev was sworn in as Bulgaria’s prosecutor-general on December 18 in a ceremony brought forward by three weeks after his predecessor Sotir Tsatsarov stepped down early in order to […]

Bulgarian cabinet approves bill creating ‘supreme prosecutor’ post

December 9, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Government held a special sitting at the weekend to discuss and approve a bill of amendments to the Penal Procedure Code, which would ...

Bulgarian President signs decree to appoint Ivan Geshev as next Prosecutor-General

November 26, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Roumen Radev signed on November 26 the decree formally appointing Ivan Geshev as the country’s Prosecutor-General, after his ...

Bulgaria’s ruling coalition nominates Tsatsarov as anti-corruption commission head

November 19, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The parties in Bulgaria’s government coalition nominated on November 19 outgoing prosecutor-general Sotir Tsatsarov as head of the Commission fo ...

  • EC places job ad for future European Chief Prosecutor
    November 19, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission published on November 19 a call for applications for the position of European Chief Prosecutor at the European Public Prosecutor’s office. The selected candidate will be the […]

  • CVM report offers Bulgaria renewed hope of end of monitoring
    November 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s hopes of exiting European Commission monitoring under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) next year were given a boost on November 13, when the EC’s latest report noted a […]