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President Iohannis signs decree to appoint Felix Banila as DIICOT chief prosecutor

President Klaus Iohannis has signed on Monday the decree to appoint Oliver-Felix Banila as chief prosecutor of the Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT). The appointment is for a term of 3 years, the Presidency informs. On June ...

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Venice Commission’s preliminary report – critical. PSD’s Dragnea reportedly contemplates emergency ordinance on amnesty and pardon

The Venice Commission has published on Friday the preliminary report on the laws of justice with a series of recommendations for the authorities, the main one being to preserve the role of the President and the Superior Council of Magistracy ...

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Update: Prosecutor General delegates Kovesi to the Public Ministry. Judicial Inspectorate opens new disciplinary investigation

Prosecutor General, Augustin Lazar, has decided Wednesday afternoon to delegate former National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) chief prosecutor, Laura Codruta Kovesi, as prosecutor to the Guidance and Control Service with the Prosecutor’s Office upon the High Court of Cassation and Justice ...

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Extremists Szocs Zoltan and Beke Istvan sentenced to 5 years imprisonment, for planning to detonate an improvised explosive device on December 1, 2015

The High Court of Cassation and Justice (ICCJ – Supreme Court) has sentenced, on Wednesday, to 5 years on prison defendants Szocs Zoltan (photo) and Beke Istvan Attila, leaders of the group ‘64 Counties Youth Movement’ (HVIM) in Transylvania, charged ...

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DIICOT head warns: 4,770 files would be closed if the new amended criminal codes came into effect

The Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT) chief prosecutor, Daniel Horodniceanu has stated on Tuesday that over 4,700 files would have to be closed if the amendments on the criminal codes came into effect. The action would come ...

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DIICOT: Romanian 15yo boy, detained for terrorism

The Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT) has detained a 15-year-old boy for promoting the extremist ideology and for getting in contact with the supporters of the terrorist organisations in order to convince and attract new followers. DIICOT ...

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DIICOT prosecutors call on President Iohannis not to appoint Felix Banila as the directorate’s chief

The prosecutors with the Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT) have decided on Monday, in the general assembly, to send a letter to President Klaus Iohannis to ask him not to appoint Felix Banila as the directorate’s chief. ...

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Possible referendum called by President Iohannis would most likely reach the turnout threshold to be validated, opinion poll says

Only about 23% of Romanians with voting rights agree with the solution of the appointment of chief prosecutors by the Minister of Justice or by the Government, an IMAS survey presented by Europa FM informs. Also, according to the survey, ...

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