<![CDATA[Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova]]> http://www.constcourt.md/ 19.12.2018 en http://www.constcourt.md/ Copyright (c) 2018 http://www.constcourt.md/Three New Judges of the Constitutional Court of Moldova Took the Oath Before Parliament <![CDATA[Three New Judges of the Constitutional Court of Moldova Took the Oath Before Parliament // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1353&t=/Media/News/Three-New-Judges-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-Took-the-Oath-Before-Parliament/ On 14 December 2018, Ms. Raisa Apolschii, Mr. Corneliu Gurin and Mr. Artur Reșetnicov took the oath before Parliament for the office of judges of the Constitutional Court of Moldova, following their designation by the Parliament, the Superior Council of Magistracy and the Government. Under the Constitution, the Court has a full composition following the designation of six judges, by the three competent institutions, each by two judges: the Parliament, the Government and the Superior Council of Magistrates. According to the Basic ]]> 14.12.2018 15:35 The Visit of a Delegation of the Constitutional Court of Moldova at the Supreme Court of Estonia <![CDATA[The Visit of a Delegation of the Constitutional Court of Moldova at the Supreme Court of Estonia // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1343&t=/Media/News/The-Visit-of-a-Delegation-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-at-the-Supreme-Court-of-Estonia/ On 6 December 2018, a delegation of the Constitutional Court of Moldova headed by its President, Mr. Mihai Poalelungi, accompanied by Judge Aurel Băieșu and a number of officials of this institution, undertook a working visit at the Supreme Court of Estonia. The President of the Supreme Court of Estonia, Mr. Priit Pikamäe, assisted by the experts of the institution, made an extensive presentation of the Estonian judiciary and the powers of the Court he is leading. Discussions followed the presentation, ]]> 10.12.2018 13:40 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Contraventions Code on the Nullity of Administrative Notice of Violation <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Contraventions Code on the Nullity of Administrative Notice of Violation // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1333&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-of-the-Contraventions-Code-on-the-Nullity-of-Administrative-Notice-of-Violation/ On Thursday, 29 November 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of Article 445 and of the text ”and 445” of Article 461 of the Contraventions Code. Article 445 of the Contraventions Code provides that the failure to indicate in the administrative notice of violation the data and facts referred to in Article 443 of the Code results in an absolute nullity of the act. According to Article 461 of the Code, in the event, ]]> 29.11.2018 13:37 A Blanket Prohibition of Access to the Case-File to the Victims of Torture and Their Representatives in Criminal Cases – Unconstitutional <![CDATA[A Blanket Prohibition of Access to the Case-File to the Victims of Torture and Their Representatives in Criminal Cases – Unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1332&t=/Media/News/A-Blanket-Prohibition-of-Access-to-the-Case-File-to-the-Victims-of-Torture-and-Their-Representatives-in-Criminal-Cases-Unconstitutional/ On Thursday, 29 November 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of certain provisions of the Criminal Code and Criminal Procedure Code (Application no. 113g/2018). These provisions bar access to case-files, during pre-trial investigation, to the victim, civil party, suspect, the accused person, and to the party incurring civil liability.  The circumstances of the case The exception of unconstitutionality underlying this case was referred to the Court in a criminal proceeding pending before the Chișinău District Court. ]]> 29.11.2018 11:49 The Impossibility of the Accused Legal Entity and the Failure to Regulate the Possibility of an Indicted Legal Entity to Appoint a Representative in Criminal Proceedings – Unconstitutional <![CDATA[The Impossibility of the Accused Legal Entity and the Failure to Regulate the Possibility of an Indicted Legal Entity to Appoint a Representative in Criminal Proceedings – Unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1331&t=/Media/News/The-Impossibility-of-the-Accused-Legal-Entity-and-the-Failure-to-Regulate-the-Possibility-of-an-Indicted-Legal-Entity-to-Appoint-a-Representative-in-Criminal-Proceedings-Unconstitutional/ On 22 November 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on an exception of unconstitutionality of a number of provisions of Article 521 para. (2) of the Criminal Procedure Code. The circumstances of the caseThe case originated in the application no. 132g/2018 lodged with the Court based on the exception of unconstitutionality of the text ”in case the criminal prosecution launched against a legal entity targets the same offence or related offences, including against its legal representative, the criminal ]]> 22.11.2018 16:29 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of the Conditions on Granting Disability Pensions <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of the Conditions on Granting Disability Pensions // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1330&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-the-Conditions-on-Granting-Disability-Pensions/   On Thursday, 22 November 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the exception of unconstitutionality of the table no. 1 of para. (1) of Article 20 of the Law no. 156 of 14 October 1998 on the public pensions system. The circumstances of the caseThe case originated in an exception of unconstitutionality referred to the Court upon the request of the attorney Alexandru Cebănaș in the case no. 3-51/2018 pending before Chișinău District Court. The applicant alleged that the ]]> 22.11.2018 15:15 The Impossibility to Punish Domestic Violence in Contravention Cases – Unconstitutional <![CDATA[The Impossibility to Punish Domestic Violence in Contravention Cases – Unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1329&t=/Media/News/The-Impossibility-to-Punish-Domestic-Violence-in-Contravention-Cases-Unconstitutional/ On Thursday, 22 November 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of certain provisions of Article 781 of the Contravention Code (Application no. 111g/2018).  The circumstances of the case The application was referred to the Court, ex-officio, by Ms. Maria Frunze, who is a judge at the Chișinău District Court, in a pending process examining a violation notice on the offence provided by Article 781 [Domestic violence] of the Contravention Code against an individual who reached the general retirement age. The ]]> 22.11.2018 12:54 Making Preventive Arrest Contingent Upon an Individual Pleading Guilty is in Breach of the Constitution <![CDATA[Making Preventive Arrest Contingent Upon an Individual Pleading Guilty is in Breach of the Constitution // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1318&t=/Media/News/Making-Preventive-Arrest-Contingent-Upon-an-Individual-Pleading-Guilty-is-in-Breach-of-the-Constitution/ On Tuesday, 30 October 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of certain provisions of Article 185 para. (1) of the Criminal Procedure Code. The circumstances of the caseThe case originated in applications nos. 130g/2018 and 133g/2018 on the exception of the unconstitutionality of the text “and in the case of offenses which were committed with no physical or mental constraints being applied and which did not lead to harm to the life and health of ]]> 30.10.2018 14:59 The Constitutional Court’s Solution on Children's Vaccination and Their Access to Educational and Recreational Institutions <![CDATA[The Constitutional Court’s Solution on Children's Vaccination and Their Access to Educational and Recreational Institutions // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1317&t=/Media/News/The-Constitutional-Courts-Solution-on-Childrens-Vaccination-and-Their-Access-to-Educational-and-Recreational-Institutions/ On Tuesday, 30 October 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of Article 52 para. (6) of the Law no. 10 of 3 February 2009 on State oversight of public health and para. 21 subparagraph (1) let. e) of the National Immunisation Programme for 2016-2020 years, approved by the Government Decision no. 1113 of 6 October 2016.    The circumstances of the caseThe case originated in an application lodged with the Court on 1 October 2018 pursuant ]]> 30.10.2018 13:02 The Ban on Voting in Elections, Imposed on Persons With Mental Disabilities, Unconstitutional <![CDATA[The Ban on Voting in Elections, Imposed on Persons With Mental Disabilities, Unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1302&t=/Media/News/The-Ban-on-Voting-in-Elections-Imposed-on-Persons-With-Mental-Disabilities-Unconstitutional/ On Thursday, 11 October 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the exception of unconstitutionality of Article 13 para. (1) let. b) of the Electoral Code. The circumstances of the caseThe case originated in an exception of unconstitutionality of Article 13 para. (1) let. b) of the Electoral Code, invoked by attorney Alexandru Cebănaș in the case no. 2-2766/2017, pending before the Court of Law of Chișinău, Ciocana office. The applicant alleged that the provisions of Article 13 para. ]]> 11.10.2018 15:53 The Constitutional Court of Moldova Ruled: Citizens May Enjoy the Right to Initiate Legislative Referendums, Under the Law <![CDATA[The Constitutional Court of Moldova Ruled: Citizens May Enjoy the Right to Initiate Legislative Referendums, Under the Law // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1293&t=/Media/News/The-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-Ruled-Citizens-May-Enjoy-the-Right-to-Initiate-Legislative-Referendums-Under-the-Law/ ]]> 02.10.2018 11:36 The Imprecise Phrasing of a Provision of the Criminal Code on the Excess of Power and Excess of Official Authority That Result in Serious Repercussions – Unconstitutional <![CDATA[The Imprecise Phrasing of a Provision of the Criminal Code on the Excess of Power and Excess of Official Authority That Result in Serious Repercussions – Unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1292&t=/Media/News/The-Imprecise-Phrasing-of-a-Provision-of-the-Criminal-Code-on-the-Excess-of-Power-and-Excess-of-Official-Authority-That-Result-in-Serious-Repercussions-Unconstitutional/ The Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the exception of unconstitutionality of Article 328 para. (3)   let.  d)  of the Criminal Code (excess of power and excess of official authority resulted in serious repercussions). Circumstances of the caseThe exceptions of unconstitutionality underlying this case was lodged with the Court by the attorney Radu Dumneanu, in a case pending before the Court of Law of Chișinău, Râșcani office. According to him, the provisions of Article 328 para. (3)   let.  d) ]]> 01.10.2018 11:19 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Criminal Procedure Code on the Effect of Its Rulings in Time, Within the Judicial Review Procedure <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Criminal Procedure Code on the Effect of Its Rulings in Time, Within the Judicial Review Procedure // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1291&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-of-the-Criminal-Procedure-Code-on-the-Effect-of-Its-Rulings-in-Time-Within-the-Judicial-Review-Procedure/ On Monday, 1 October 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of Article 458 para. (3) item 4) of the Criminal Procedure Code. The circumstances of the caseThe case originated in an application lodged with the Court by the MP Ștefan Creangă. He alleged that the challenged provision is actually interpreted so that, in criminal cases, the review of the final judicial decisions is only possible upon the declaration of unconstitutionality of a provision of the ]]> 01.10.2018 10:11 Reading Suggestion: Eugen Ehrlich - On the "Living Law" <![CDATA[Reading Suggestion: Eugen Ehrlich - On the "Living Law" // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1288&t=/Media/News/Reading-Suggestion-Eugen-Ehrlich-On-the-Living-Law/ Eugen Ehrlich (1862-1922) was an Austrian lawyer who was born and worked as a law professor in Chernivtsi (now in Ukraine). He became known worldwide particularly for the “living law” doctrine, developed in his work Fundamental Principles of the Sociology of Law. Suffice it to recall that the depth of his work has been recognised by jurists like Oliver Wendell Holmes, an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (“the best book on legal subjects by any living ]]> 27.09.2018 09:59 Examination By the Supreme Court of Justice of Appeals Against Appellate Courts’ Decision in the Absence of Parties: Application Rejected <![CDATA[Examination By the Supreme Court of Justice of Appeals Against Appellate Courts’ Decision in the Absence of Parties: Application Rejected // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1256&t=/Media/News/Examination-By-the-Supreme-Court-of-Justice-of-Appeals-Against-Appellate-Courts-Decision-in-the-Absence-of-Parties-Application-Rejected/   On 9 July 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a decision of inadmissibility on a constitutional review of Article 432 para. 5 and Article 433 para. 1 of Criminal Procedure Code, providing that the appeal proceedings shall be conducted in a public hearing only when the section examining the admissibility of the appeal finds a particular interest of the case for the case-law. The case originated in an application lodged with the Court by the MP Ștefan Creangă. He contended ]]> 23.07.2018 16:45 Decisions of the Bar Examination Board Shall Be Subject to Full Judicial Review, in Fact and in Law <![CDATA[Decisions of the Bar Examination Board Shall Be Subject to Full Judicial Review, in Fact and in Law // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1241&t=/Media/News/Decisions-of-the-Bar-Examination-Board-Shall-Be-Subject-to-Full-Judicial-Review-in-Fact-and-in-Law/ On Tuesday, 3 July 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the exception of unconstitutionality of certain provisions of the Law on legal profession no. 1260 of 19 July 2002. Circumstances of the caseThe exception of unconstitutionality was invoked by Mr. Vasile Vanțevici within an underlying case before a court of law against the Attorneys’ Association and Bar Exam Board. He was there asking for a finding of the infringements committed by the Board and for the annulment ]]> 05.07.2018 17:06 The Court has examined the constitutionality of some of the provisions of Article 260 (4) of the Fiscal Code <![CDATA[The Court has examined the constitutionality of some of the provisions of Article 260 (4) of the Fiscal Code // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1239&t=/Media/News/The-Court-has-examined-the-constitutionality-of-some-of-the-provisions-of-Article-260-4-of-the-Fiscal-Code/ On Wednesday, 4 July 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova issued a decision on the exception of unconstitutionality of certain of the provisions of Article 260, para. (4) of the Fiscal Code. Circumstances of the caseThe case originated in the exception of unconstitutionality of the following texts: - "a fine in the amount of 3 600 lei"; - "but not higher than 72 000 lei" of Article 260, para. (4) of the Fiscal Code, notified by Mrs. Aurelia Balmuş, file no. 3-694/2017 pending ]]> 04.07.2018 13:07 Failure to Provide For a Maximum Length of the Ban on Leaving the Country - Unconstitutional <![CDATA[Failure to Provide For a Maximum Length of the Ban on Leaving the Country - Unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1238&t=/Media/News/Failure-to-Provide-For-a-Maximum-Length-of-the-Ban-on-Leaving-the-Country-Unconstitutional/ On Tuesday, 3 July 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the exception of unconstitutionality of Article 178, para. 3 of the Criminal Procedure Code. Circumstances of the caseThe exception of unconstitutionality underlying this case was invoked by the attorney Iurie Bargan within the case no. 10-165/18, pending before the Court of Law of Chișinău, Rîșcani office. In his view, the lack of a maximum length for the preventive measure relative to the ban on leaving the country ]]> 03.07.2018 15:36 A Remark By the President of the Constitutional Court of Moldova <![CDATA[A Remark By the President of the Constitutional Court of Moldova // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1237&t=/Media/News/A-Remark-By-the-President-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova/ When voicing his disagreement on the invalidation of mayoral elections in Chișinău, Mr. Andrei Năstase stated today, on 27 June 2018, within a press-conference streamed live on www.privesc.eu, that he intends to lodge an application with the Strasbourg Court against the Republic of Moldova. Unfortunately, stated he, there is no way for him to complain against ”Poalengungi, who controls from the shadows this criminal process of invalidating elections.” Thereafter, Mr. Andrei Năstase informed the audience that ”it is Poalelungi who ]]> 27.06.2018 16:07 Marketing Tobacco Products Has to Comply With Government Regulations: Application Rejected <![CDATA[Marketing Tobacco Products Has to Comply With Government Regulations: Application Rejected // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1226&t=/Media/News/Marketing-Tobacco-Products-Has-to-Comply-With-Government-Regulations-Application-Rejected/ On 19 June 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a decision of inadmissibility on the constitutional review of a number of provisions of para. 3 of Government Decision no. 613 of 1 August 2017 approving the Sanitary Regulations on health warnings and labelling of tobacco products, tobacco intended for rolling cigarettes and related products.  The Government Decision no. 613 of 1 August 2017 was enacted on 1 January 2018. According to para. 3 of this Decision, the stocks of ]]> 19.06.2018 14:49 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Legal Provisions on the Use of Russian Language in the Territory of the Republic of Moldova and on the Inapplicability of Constitutional Review of Laws Passed Prior to the Entry Into Force of the Constitution <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Legal Provisions on the Use of Russian Language in the Territory of the Republic of Moldova and on the Inapplicability of Constitutional Review of Laws Passed Prior to the Entry Into Force of the Constitution // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1213&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Legal-Provisions-on-the-Use-of-Russian-Language-in-the-Territory-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-and-on-the-Inapplicability-of-Constitutional-Review-of-Laws-Passed-Prior-to-the-Entry-Into-Force-of-the-Constitution/ On Monday, 4 June 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova was called upon to deliver on the constitutionality of certain provisions of the Law on the use of languages spoken on the territory of the Moldovan Soviet Socialist Republic, Law on publishing and enactment of official acts, Law on the rights of individuals belonging to national minorities and legal status of their organisations, Parliament’s Rules of Procedure, Code of constitutional jurisdiction and the Law on the Constitutional Court. Circumstances of the ]]> 04.06.2018 16:00 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Audiovisual Code on State Informational Security <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Audiovisual Code on State Informational Security // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1210&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-of-the-Audiovisual-Code-on-State-Informational-Security/ ]]> 04.06.2018 13:50 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions on Transportation Expenses of Goods Included in Customs Value <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions on Transportation Expenses of Goods Included in Customs Value // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1205&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-on-Transportation-Expenses-of-Goods-Included-in-Customs-Value/ On Tuesday, 22 May 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of the phrase: ”applicable to the same means of transportation” of para. 8 (3) of the Regulation on declaring the customs value of goods brought into the territory of the Republic of Moldova, approved by the Government Decision no. 600 of 14 May 2002.  Circumstances of the caseThe exception of unconstitutionality underlying this case was raised by the attorney Petru Balan in the case no. ]]> 22.05.2018 14:03 Justices From the People’s Republic of China Visited the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova <![CDATA[Justices From the People’s Republic of China Visited the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1200&t=/Media/News/Justices-From-the-Peoples-Republic-of-China-Visited-the-Constitutional-Court-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova/ On Friday, 18 May 2018, the President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova, Mr. Mihai Poalelungi, received the visit of a delegation of justices of the Supreme People’s Court and other courts of the People’s Republic of China. The delegation was headed by Mr. Hu Yunteng, justice and standing member of the judicial committee of the Supreme People’s Court. Discussions were focused on aspects of comparative law of the justice systems of the two states. President Poalelungi described to ]]> 18.05.2018 14:40 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Normative Provisions on the Scope of Judicial Review Made By the Supreme Court of Justice With Respect to Decisions of the Superior Council of Magistrates <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Normative Provisions on the Scope of Judicial Review Made By the Supreme Court of Justice With Respect to Decisions of the Superior Council of Magistrates // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1193&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Normative-Provisions-on-the-Scope-of-Judicial-Review-Made-By-the-Supreme-Court-of-Justice-With-Respect-to-Decisions-of-the-Superior-Council-of-Magistrates/ On Monday, 14 May 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of the phrases “[…] only in the part related to the procedure of issuing/adoption.” of Article 25 (1) of the Law no. 947 of 19 July 1996 on the Superior Council of Magistrates and “b) verifies the legality of the decisions of the Superior Council of Magistrates in cases provided by the law;” of Article 10 (1) of the Law on administrative litigations no. ]]> 14.05.2018 15:38 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Criminal Code on the Use of Fake Documents of Particular Importance <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Criminal Code on the Use of Fake Documents of Particular Importance // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1188&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-of-the-Criminal-Code-on-the-Use-of-Fake-Documents-of-Particular-Importance/ Monday, May 14, 2018, the Constitutional Court delivered a judgment on an exception of unconstitutionality of Article 361 (2) let. c) of the Criminal Code (fabrication, possession, sale, or use of fake documents of particular importance). - Application no. 25g/2018. Circumstances of the case: The exception of unconstitutionality underlying this case was raised by the attorney Igor Chiriac, in a pending trial before the Court of Law of Strășeni. According to him, the provision of Article 361 (2) c) of the Criminal ]]> 14.05.2018 13:51 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Contravention Code <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Contravention Code // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1187&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-of-the-Contravention-Code/ On Tuesday, 8 May 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of the texts: "domiciled in the Republic of Moldova" of Article 2 (1) and "the insured person establishing a domicile abroad is not entitled to pension payment according to this law" of Article 36 (1) of the Law no. 156 of 14 October 1998 on the public pension system (Application no.24g/2018). Circumstances of the caseThe exception of unconstitutionality underlying this case was raised by the ]]> 08.05.2018 15:12 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Law on the Public Pension System Related to Pension Payment Cancellation, in Case the Insured Person Establishes His/Her Domicile Abroad <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Law on the Public Pension System Related to Pension Payment Cancellation, in Case the Insured Person Establishes His/Her Domicile Abroad // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1186&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-of-the-Law-on-the-Public-Pension-System-Related-to-Pension-Payment-Cancellation-in-Case-the-Insured-Person-Establishes-HisHer-Domicile-Abroad/ ]]> 08.05.2018 13:24 Validation of an MP’s mandate <![CDATA[Validation of an MP’s mandate // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1185&t=/Media/News/Validation-of-an-MPs-mandate/ On 8 May 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered its judgment on the validation of an Member of Parliament’s mandate (Application no. 51e/2018).  Circumstances of the CaseOn 3 May, by Decision no. 80, the Parliament declared vacant an MP’s mandate from the list of the Democratic Party of Moldova, following the resignation of the MP Nicolai Dudoglo. By Decision no. 1587 of 4 May 2018, the Central Electoral Commission noticed the vacancy of an MP’s mandate and submitted to the Constitutional ]]> 08.05.2018 11:29 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Code of Civil Procedure on Judicial Mediation <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Code of Civil Procedure on Judicial Mediation // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1175&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-of-the-Code-of-Civil-Procedure-on-Judicial-Mediation/ On Thursday, 26 April 2018, the Constitutional Court delivered a judgment on the exception of unconstitutionality of certain provisions of the Law on the Code of Civil Procedure no. 225 of 30 May 2003 (Complaint no. 3g/2018). Circumstances of the caseThe case originated in an exception of unconstitutionality raised by the lawyer Alexandru Prisac, before the Court of Law of Căușeni, Ştefan-Vodă district. The exception challenges the constitutionality of Articles 1821, 1822, 1823, 1824 and 1825 of the Law on the Code ]]> 26.04.2018 16:24