All posts tagged judiciary

  • Bulgarian President vetoes amendments to eavesdropping law
    July 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s President Rossen Plevneliev said on July 25 that he has vetoed the amendments to the Special Surveillance Means Act, which regulates when and how law enforcement can use eavesdropping. […]

  • Bulgaria’s SJC elects new Plovdiv Regional Court chief
    April 18, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) appointed Vesselin Hadjiev as head of the Plovdiv Regional Court, filling the vacancy created after Sotir Tsatsarov was elected Prosecutor-General last year. Hadjiev was previously […]

  • Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court overcomes logjam
    February 28, 2013, by Alex Bivol

    Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court was back in session after Grozdan Iliev took his oath of office on February 28, ending an institutional logjam dating back to November 2012. Iliev was elected […]

  • Bulgaria’s SJC sacks deputy prosecutor-general
    February 21, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) voted on February 21 to release Galina Toneva from her position as deputy prosecutor-general. She will return to her duties as a prosecutor in the […]