All posts tagged judiciary

  • Bulgarian President declines to appoint high court chief
    October 4, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian President Roumen Radev said on October 4 that he would not sign the decree appointing Georgi Cholakov as head of the Supreme Administrative Court. Speaking to reporters at Sofia […]

  • Bulgaria’s new Supreme Judicial Council takes office
    October 3, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The new line-up of Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) took their oaths of office on October 3 in a ceremony at the Palace of Justice in Sofia and were scheduled […]

  • Bulgaria’s SJC elects Georgi Cholakov to head high court
    September 11, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) elected Georgi Cholakov as the next head of the Supreme Administrative Court (SAC), one of the country’s two high courts, on September 11. Cholakov was […]

  • Bad prosecution cost Bulgaria 2.47M leva in 2016 – report
    July 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office has lost 284 cases last year under a law that holds the state liable for damages incurred by individuals prosecuted without sufficiently good reason and later acquitted, […]