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Gov’t to adopt GEO for Criminal Codes

The Government will adopt an emergency ordinance to adopt the Criminal Code and the Criminal Procedure Code, amended by the special parliamentary committee led by ex-Justice minister Florin Iordache. The GEO will only refer to the articles declared constitutional, not ...

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PM Dancila answers Frans Timmermans’ 18-question letter

Romanian PM Viorica Dancila has sent a letter to the first vice-president of the European Commission, Frans Timmermans, retorting to his 18-question letter the he sent to the head of the Executive in Bucharest in early October . European Commission ...

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CCR: 31 provisions of the bill amending the Criminal Code are not constitutional, including the new definitions for abuse of office and influence peddling

The Constitutional Court has ruled on Thursday that 31 provisions of the draft law amending the Criminal Code are not constitutional, including the new definitions of the abuse of office and influence peddling, as well as certain provisions related to ...

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CCR delays debate on the Criminal Code for one more week

The Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR) has delayed the ruling on the constitutional exceptions on the law amending the Criminal Code and on the law on preventing and sanctioning the corruption deeds. The constitutional judges were supposed to give a ...

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University Year starts: US Ambassador Hans Klemm warns the recent amendments to the judicial system threaten to take Romania back to the 2000s

The recent changes and amendments to the judiciary threaten to turn back Romania to the 2000s, a period of corruption, US Ambassador Hans Klemm has said on Monday, during the ceremonies dedicated to the start of University Year at the ...

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CCR postpones by one month the debates on the Criminal Code

The Constitutional Court (CCR) has postponed the debates of the referrals filed against the amendments to the Criminal Code, Realitatea TV private broadcaster informs, quoting sources. The Constitutional Court was to discuss the unconstitutionality appeals filed by President Klaus Iohannis, ...

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Update: Prosecutor’s Office opens file for abuse of office on FM Melescanu – concerning the appointment of his son as Consul

The Prosecutor General’s Office has opened a criminal file in rem on the current Foreign Minister, Teodor Melescanu, on whose name a complaint was filed, for the way his son was appointed Consul in Strasbourg. The criminal file opened in ...

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President Iohannis refers to CCR the bill amending law on Criminal Code

President Klaus Iohannis has referred to the Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR), on Wednesday, a notification of unconstitutionality on the law to amend and complete Law 286/2009 regarding the Criminal Code as Law 78/2000 on prevention, finding and sanctioning the ...

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