The government has decided not to set up a separate system of public administration courts but legislation currently under preparation will make public administration court procedures faster and more predictable, the justice minister said on Thursday.
Zoltan Kovacs, the state secretary for international communication and relations, on Monday slammed the European Commission’s figures on trust in the individual member states’ justice systems, saying judiciary independence cannot be measured in opinion polls. Continue reading “Govt spox slams EC list of trust in judiciary”
According to BBC’s Newsnight programme, Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party rejects the model of liberal democracy. The programme also reports about the amendment of the higher education law that concerns CEU, the state of the judiciary and the government’s “actions against NGOs”. Continue reading “BBC: Independence of courts in danger”