<![CDATA[Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova]]> http://www.constcourt.md/ 20.09.2017 en http://www.constcourt.md/ Copyright (c) 2017 http://www.constcourt.md/The Constitutional Court of Moldova is attending the World Conference on Constitutional Justice <![CDATA[The Constitutional Court of Moldova is attending the World Conference on Constitutional Justice // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1072&t=/Media/News/The-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-is-attending-the-World-Conference-on-Constitutional-Justice/ A delegation of the Constitutional Court of Moldova is attending the 4th Conference of the World Conference on Constitutional Justice (WCCJ), held in Vilnius, Lithuania, between 11-14 September 2017. The Court is represented by President Tudor Panțîru, judges Aurel Băieșu and Igor Dolea and by the Chief Assistant-Judge Rodica Secrieru. The goal of the 4th Congress of the WCCJ is to promote dialogue at the international level, which is beneficial to judges of constitutional justice institutions, and to strengthen constitutional justice as ]]> 12.09.2017 11:39 Club of Journalists <![CDATA[Club of Journalists // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1071&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Club-of-Journalists/ 01.08.2017 09:52 The Constitution of the Republic of Moldova celebrates its 23rd anniversary <![CDATA[The Constitution of the Republic of Moldova celebrates its 23rd anniversary // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1070&t=/Media/News/The-Constitution-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-celebrates-its-23rd-anniversary/ On Friday, 28 July 2017, under the aegis of the Constitutional Court and the Parliament, the Constitution Day of the Republic of Moldova was celebrated with an official ceremony at the Palace of the Republic. On this occasion, high-ranking officials from the Republic of Moldova and abroad – Lithuania, Romania, Georgia, Germany and Ukraine – delivered speeches. Andrian Candu, Speaker of Parliament, in his welcome speech congratulated the citizens of the Republic of Moldova on the occasion of the Constitution Day ]]> 28.07.2017 16:02 Ruling Out the Special Pension of the Judges – Contrary to Constitutional Provisions on Their Independence <![CDATA[Ruling Out the Special Pension of the Judges – Contrary to Constitutional Provisions on Their Independence // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1069&t=/Media/News/Ruling-Out-the-Special-Pension-of-the-Judges-Contrary-to-Constitutional-Provisions-on-Their-Independence/ La 27 iulie 2017, Curtea Constituţională a pronunțat hotărârea privind controlul constituționalității Art. II din Legea nr.290 din 16 decembrie 2016 pentru modificarea și completarea unor acte legislative (Sesizarea nr. 75a/2017). Circumstanţele cauzei La originea cauzei se află sesizarea pentru controlul constituționalității Art. ]]> 27.07.2017 17:00 Follow-up Round table to the Information/Study visits <![CDATA[Follow-up Round table to the Information/Study visits // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1067&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Follow-up-Round-table-to-the-InformationStudy-visits/ ]]> 27.07.2017 13:40 The Decree of the President of the Republic of Moldova on Holding a Consultative Republican Referendum – Unconstitutional <![CDATA[The Decree of the President of the Republic of Moldova on Holding a Consultative Republican Referendum – Unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1066&t=/Media/News/The-Decree-of-the-President-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-on-Holding-a-Consultative-Republican-Referendum-Unconstitutional/ ]]> 27.07.2017 13:10 Crisis management solutions <![CDATA[Crisis management solutions // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1064&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Crisis-management-solutions/ 26.07.2017 15:04 Newsletter of the EU funded Project “Support to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova”, 3rd issue <![CDATA[Newsletter of the EU funded Project “Support to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova”, 3rd issue // NEWSLETTERS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=146&id=1061&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWSLETTERS/Newsletter-of-the-EU-funded-Project-Support-to-the-Constitutional-Court-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-3rd-issue/ 19.07.2017 14:20 Buletin informativ al Proiectului finantat de UE “Suport pentru Curtea Constitutionala a Republicii Moldova”, editia 3. <![CDATA[Buletin informativ al Proiectului finantat de UE “Suport pentru Curtea Constitutionala a Republicii Moldova”, editia 3. // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1060&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Buletin-informativ-al-Proiectului-finantat-de-UE-Suport-pentru-Curtea-Constitutionala-a-Republicii-Moldova-editia-3/ 14.07.2017 15:54 The Constitutional Court of Moldova was unanimously elected to hold presidency of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts for the period 2020-2023 <![CDATA[The Constitutional Court of Moldova was unanimously elected to hold presidency of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts for the period 2020-2023 // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1059&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/The-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-was-unanimously-elected-to-hold-presidency-of-the-Conference-of-European-Constitutional-Courts-for-the-period-2020-2023/ The delegation of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova (CCM) participated at the XVIIth Congress of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts (CECC) held in Batumi, Georgia, on 29-30 June 2017. The Constitutional Court of Moldova was represented by Mr Tudor Panţîru, President of CCM, Aurel Băieşu, Judge, and Rodica Secrieru, Chief Assistant-Judge. The Congress took place under the generic “Role of the Constitutional Courts in Upholding and Applying the Constitutional Principles”. The Congress reunited presidents and judges ]]> 14.07.2017 15:48 The Constitutional Court of Moldova was unanimously elected to hold presidency of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts for the period 2020-2023 <![CDATA[The Constitutional Court of Moldova was unanimously elected to hold presidency of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts for the period 2020-2023 // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1057&t=/Media/News/The-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-was-unanimously-elected-to-hold-presidency-of-the-Conference-of-European-Constitutional-Courts-for-the-period-2020-2023/ ]]> 30.06.2017 17:13 The First Summer School Under the Auspices of the Constitutional Court of Moldova <![CDATA[The First Summer School Under the Auspices of the Constitutional Court of Moldova // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1053&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/The-First-Summer-School-Under-the-Auspices-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova/ From 20 to 22 June 2017, for the first time in Moldova, under the auspices of the Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM) a Summer School for law students from all over the country is organised. The Summer School takes place in Vadul lui Vodă town, with the topic “Constitutional jurisdiction – effective remedy for human rights protection.” Among the experts training the participating future lawyers are invited: Alexandru Tănase – President of CCM in 2011-2017 and current members of CCM, the President and ]]> 23.06.2017 11:17 For the First Time Ever, Students From All Over Moldova Are Competing at the Constitutional Court <![CDATA[For the First Time Ever, Students From All Over Moldova Are Competing at the Constitutional Court // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1052&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/For-the-First-Time-Ever-Students-From-All-Over-Moldova-Are-Competing-at-the-Constitutional-Court/ On 19 June 2017, for the first time ever, before the Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM) are competing law students from 8 universities of the country, within the Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition. The final stage of the competition will take place on Friday, 23 June. The CCM judge, Veaceslav Zaporojan welcomed the openness of the future lawyers to enter the competition, which is an innovation for Moldova. According to him, the competition is a proof that “both the Constitutional Court of ]]> 23.06.2017 11:08 The Minister of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania Has Visited the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova <![CDATA[The Minister of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania Has Visited the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1051&t=/Media/News/The-Minister-of-Justice-of-the-Republic-of-Lithuania-Has-Visited-the-Constitutional-Court-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova/ La 21 iunie 2017, o delegație oficială a Ministerului Justiției al Republicii Lituania, în frunte cu ministrul Milda Vainiute, a fost în vizită la Curtea Constituțională a Republicii Moldova (CCM). În cadrul întrevederii, au fost abordate subiecte aferente sectorului justiției din ambele state și a avut loc un schimb de informații cu privire la experiența ambelor părți. CCM a fost reprezentată de judecătorul Aurel Băieșu, judecătorul-asistent șef - Rodica Secrieru, Secretarul General - Diana Balan și reprezentantul proiectului Uniunii Europene "Suport pentru Curtea Constituțională ]]> 21.06.2017 17:03 The First Summer School Under the Auspices of the Constitutional Court of Moldova <![CDATA[The First Summer School Under the Auspices of the Constitutional Court of Moldova // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1048&t=/Media/News/The-First-Summer-School-Under-the-Auspices-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova/ From 20 to 22 June 2017, for the first time in Moldova, under the auspices of the Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM) a Summer School for law students from all over the country is organised. The Summer School takes place in Vadul lui Vodă town, with the topic ”Constitutional jurisdiction – effective remedy for human rights protection.” Among the experts training the participating future lawyers are invited: Alexandru Tănase – President of CCM in 2011-2017 and current members of CCM, the ]]> 21.06.2017 10:35 For the First Time Ever, Moot Court Competition for Students at the Constitutional Court <![CDATA[For the First Time Ever, Moot Court Competition for Students at the Constitutional Court // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1047&t=/Media/News/For-the-First-Time-Ever-Moot-Court-Competition-for-Students-at-the-Constitutional-Court/ On 19 June 2017, for the first time ever, before the Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM) are competing law students from 8 universities of the country, within the Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition. The final stage of the competition will take place on Friday, 23 June. The CCM judge, Veaceslav Zaporojan welcomed the openness of the future lawyers to enter the competition, which is an innovation for Moldova. According to him, the competition is a proof that ”both the Constitutional Court ]]> 19.06.2017 14:32 Comparative Report of the Jurisprudence of the Constitutional Court of Moldova and of the European Court of Human Rights <![CDATA[Comparative Report of the Jurisprudence of the Constitutional Court of Moldova and of the European Court of Human Rights // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1046&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Comparative-Report-of-the-Jurisprudence-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-and-of-the-European-Court-of-Human-Rights/ 13.06.2017 12:59 RUSSIAN JUSTIFICATION OF THE ANNEXATION OF CRIMEA AND NAZI PROPAGANDA: GREAT SIMILARITIES AND MINOR DIFFERENCES <![CDATA[RUSSIAN JUSTIFICATION OF THE ANNEXATION OF CRIMEA AND NAZI PROPAGANDA: GREAT SIMILARITIES AND MINOR DIFFERENCES // Publications]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=9&id=1045&t=/Media/Publications/RUSSIAN-JUSTIFICATION-OF-THE-ANNEXATION-OF-CRIMEA-AND-NAZI-PROPAGANDA-GREAT-SIMILARITIES-AND-MINOR-DIFFERENCES/ 12.06.2017 14:49 At the Proposal of the Constitutional Court of Moldova, the Renowned European Scholar, Rainer Arnold, Was Awarded the Title of Doctor Honoris Causa <![CDATA[At the Proposal of the Constitutional Court of Moldova, the Renowned European Scholar, Rainer Arnold, Was Awarded the Title of Doctor Honoris Causa // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1043&t=/Media/News/At-the-Proposal-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-the-Renowned-European-Scholar-Rainer-Arnold-Was-Awarded-the-Title-of-Doctor-Honoris-Causa/ On Friday, 9 June 2017, at the proposal of the Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM), the University of Academy of Sciences of Moldova has awarded the title of Doctor Honoris Causa to the well-known professor of constitutional law from Germany, Rainer Arnold. The distinguished professor has been awarded this title for exceptional merits in promoting the consolidation of constitutional justice in Moldova. Author of over 400 publications and a dedicated participant to international scientific events organised by CCM at the beginning ]]> 09.06.2017 16:02 For the first time ever, the Constitutional Court of Moldova Is Hosting a Congress on Constitutional and European Law <![CDATA[For the first time ever, the Constitutional Court of Moldova Is Hosting a Congress on Constitutional and European Law // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1042&t=/Media/News/For-the-first-time-ever-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-Is-Hosting-a-Congress-on-Constitutional-and-European-Law/ The Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM) is hosting on 8-9 June 2017 the 19th International Congress on European and Comparative Constitutional Law, which traditionally takes place in Regensburg, Germany. The Congress represents a platform of scientific and practical discussions, which has been initiated 19 years ago by the full professor of the University of Regensburg, Mr Rainer Arnold. This year, the topic of the Congress is ”Constitutional justice and the evolution of individual rights.” In his welcome speech, Mr Tudor Panțîru ]]> 08.06.2017 14:50 EU-funded project “Support to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova” looks for local non-key expert <![CDATA[EU-funded project “Support to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova” looks for local non-key expert // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1041&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/EU-funded-project-Support-to-the-Constitutional-Court-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-looks-for-local-non-key-expert/ 07.06.2017 17:36 Maternity Pay Shall Be Recalculated in Case Errors Occurred <![CDATA[Maternity Pay Shall Be Recalculated in Case Errors Occurred // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1036&t=/Media/News/Maternity-Pay-Shall-Be-Recalculated-in-Case-Errors-Occurred/ On 6 June 2017, the Constitutional Court of Moldova ruled on an exception of unconstitutionality of certain provisions of the Law no. 289 of 22 July 2004 on indemnities for temporary work incapacity and other social insurance benefits and the Regulations on the conditions of establishing, procedure of calculating and making the payment of indemnities for temporary work incapacity, approved by the Government Decision no. 108 of 3 February 2005. Circumstances of the case The case originated in an exception of unconstitutionality ]]> 06.06.2017 17:41 Termination of Parental Rights Cannot Be Applied Automatically, But Only in the Best Interest of the Child <![CDATA[Termination of Parental Rights Cannot Be Applied Automatically, But Only in the Best Interest of the Child // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1035&t=/Media/News/Termination-of-Parental-Rights-Cannot-Be-Applied-Automatically-But-Only-in-the-Best-Interest-of-the-Child/ On 6 June 2017, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the exception of unconstitutionality of the phrase ”drug addiction” of Article 67.f of the Family Code. Circumstances of the case The case originated in an exception of unconstitutionality of the phrase ”drug addiction” of Article 77.f of the Family Code, raised by the lawyer Andrei Lungu, in the case no. 2ra-181/17 pending before the Supreme Court of Justice. According to Article 67.f of the Family Code, parents may have their ]]> 06.06.2017 12:42 Judges of the Constitutional Court of Moldova Attended the 25th Anniversary of the Constitutional Court of Romania <![CDATA[Judges of the Constitutional Court of Moldova Attended the 25th Anniversary of the Constitutional Court of Romania // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1031&t=/Media/News/Judges-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-Attended-the-25th-Anniversary-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Romania/ On 24 to 25 May 2017, the judges of the Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM) led by the President of CCM – Mr Tudor Panțîru, attended the International Conference held in Bucharest ”A quarter of century of constitutionalism,” dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR). The event brought together presidents, judges of constitutional courts and other courts and representatives of international bodies from Europe, Asia and the United States of America, as well as of the ]]> 31.05.2017 11:21 A Conference on ”Constitutional Justice in a Democratic Society” was held at the Constitutional Court of Moldova <![CDATA[A Conference on ”Constitutional Justice in a Democratic Society” was held at the Constitutional Court of Moldova // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1030&t=/Media/News/A-Conference-on-Constitutional-Justice-in-a-Democratic-Society-was-held-at-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova/ On Tuesday, 30 May 2017, the Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM) was the host of the Conference entitled ”Constitutional Justice in a Democratic Society,” attended by the current and former CCM judges, as well as by EU experts and experts with a background in the Council of Europe. At the opening of the Conference, the CCM judge Aurel Băieșu greeted the audience and delivered a speech focused on the primacy of international provisions on human rights. In this context, the constitutional ]]> 31.05.2017 08:47 The Winners of the Contest ”The Best Constitutional Journalist of 2016” Were Awarded at the Constitutional Court <![CDATA[The Winners of the Contest ”The Best Constitutional Journalist of 2016” Were Awarded at the Constitutional Court // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1029&t=/Media/News/The-Winners-of-the-Contest-The-Best-Constitutional-Journalist-of-2016-Were-Awarded-at-the-Constitutional-Court/ On Tuesday, 30 May 2017, at the Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM) took place the award ceremony of the winners of the contest ”The Best Constitutional Journalist of 2016,” held within the period of November 2016 – March 2017: Mrs Ana Bejenaru, reporter of the public TV channel ”Moldova 1” and Mrs Ileana Pîrgaru, reporter of TVR Moldova channel. The ceremony took place in the sitting room of the Court, in the presence of current and former CCM judges, team members ]]> 30.05.2017 16:20 Conference – Constitutional Justice in the Democratic Society <![CDATA[Conference – Constitutional Justice in the Democratic Society // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1032&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Conference-Constitutional-Justice-in-the-Democratic-Society/ On Tuesday, 30 May 30 2017, the EU-funded project “Support to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova” organised a conference - "Constitutional Justice in the Democratic Society" was held in the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova. ]]> 30.05.2017 11:35 Best Constitutional Court Journalist 2016 <![CDATA[Best Constitutional Court Journalist 2016 // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1038&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Best-Constitutional-Court-Journalist-2016/ On Tuesday, 30 May 2017, the award ceremony of the winners of the contest "Best Constitutional Journalist 2016" was held in the premises of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova. Ms. Ana Bejenaru, reporter at the public television station "Moldova 1" and Ms. Ileana Pîrgaru, reporter TVR Moldova were selected as the winners of this competition and received the Diplomas and prizes from the former President of the Constitutional Court and the Team Leader of the EU-funded project ]]> 30.05.2017 09:12 Ph.D Students of the ASEM and USPEE Doctoral School Attended a Round Table at the Constitutional Court of Moldova <![CDATA[Ph.D Students of the ASEM and USPEE Doctoral School Attended a Round Table at the Constitutional Court of Moldova // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1026&t=/Media/News/PhD-Students-of-the-ASEM-and-USPEE-Doctoral-School-Attended-a-Round-Table-at-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova/ On Tuesday, 29 May 2017, a group of Ph.D students of the Doctoral School of the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova (ASEM) and the University of Political and Economic European Studies “Constantin Stere” (USPEE) attended a Round Table organised at the Constitutional Court (CCM) on ”The New Trends in the Development of Constitutional Doctrine.” Round table participants were given presentations on the powers CCM has and on the European dimension of constitutional caselaw of the Republic of Moldova and the ]]> 29.05.2017 16:54 Ph.D Students of the ASEM and USPEE Doctoral School Attended a Round Table at the Constitutional Court <![CDATA[Ph.D Students of the ASEM and USPEE Doctoral School Attended a Round Table at the Constitutional Court // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1039&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/PhD-Students-of-the-ASEM-and-USPEE-Doctoral-School-Attended-a-Round-Table-at-the-Constitutional-Court/ On Tuesday, 29 May 2017, a group of Ph.D students of the Doctoral School of the Academy of Economic Studies (ASEM) and the University of Political and Economic European Studies “Constantin Stere” (USPEE) attended a Round Table organised at the Constitutional Court (CCM) “The New Trends in the Development of Constitutional Doctrine.” Round table participants were given presentations on the powers CCM has and on the European dimension of constitutional caselaw of the Republic of Moldova and the new trends in ]]> 29.05.2017 00:00