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Back in 1995, before joining the Council of Europe, Ukraine committed to turn the prosecutor’s office from a punitive body into an institution that complies with European standards. However, only on October 14, 2014, a new Law “On the Prosecutor’s Office” was adopted, which was prepared taking into account most of the European recommendations. Experts… » read more

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    In June 2016, the constitutional reform in the area of justice took place in Ukraine, part of which was reforming the status of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine aimed at ensuring its independence. Politically motivated decisions of the Constitutional Court under the Yanukovych regime, notably the unconstitutional change of the Constitution in September… » read more

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In November, the new Supreme Court was formed in Ukraine and will start its operations in December. Last year, judicial reform was launched through constitutional amendments. In particular, instead of three higher courts and the Supreme Court, a unified Supreme Court was established. On the eve of the launch of the Supreme Court’s activity, the… » read more

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