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Monday, 24.11.2014, 15:44
The Corruption Prevention Bureau officers arrived at the Riga Regional Court today, and the office of Judge Iveta Berzina has been sealed, as the court's chairwoman Daiga Vilsone confirmed to LETA.
Keyword tags: Latvia, Law and Regulations, Legislation
Since the 11th Saeima in Latvia came together for its first meeting on October 17, 2011, 129 new bills have been passed, and another 781 bills have been amended, LETA was informed by the Saeima's press service.
Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves signed a resolution, promulgating the Cohabitation Law that was approved of by the Riigikogu on Thursday, the president's office announced, cites LETA.
The Estonian Riigikogu approved on Thursday with 40 for votes the controversial cohabitation law, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
The European Commission (EC) released its report on the application of EU law outlining how member-states performed in 2013 as regards cases brought for violations of adopted norms, reports BC the Latvian Institute.
Hundreds of people convened on Sunday by the Estonian parliament building in Toompea, Tallinn, to a protest meeting against the cohabitation law that is currently in the parliament proceedings, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite has forwarded the Seimas her amendments to the Civil Code which seek to reduce the number of children who are put to child care homes, as well as to promote adoption, informs LETA/ELTA.