Constitutional Court

SDP asks court to assess constitutionality of decision to extend HRT director's term

Grbin described the decision as a gross violation of the Constitution aimed at securing influence for the outgoing government in the run-up to the early parliamentary election.

Sabor appoints 10 Constitutional Court judges

Parliament on Friday appointed ten Constitutional Court judges by a two-thirds majority thus avoiding a constitutional crisis that might have occurred on June 7 had the Constitutional Court...

Parliamentary committee shortlists 10 nominees for constitutional court judges

The parliamentary Constitution Committee on Friday shortlisted ten nominees for Constitutional Court judges, proposing that parliament appoint them.

Consultations on nominations for Const. Court judges under way

The chairman of the Croatian parliamentary committee on the Constitution and the political system, Robert Podolnjak of the Bridge reformist party, on Friday said that the consultations on...

Task force to be set up to analyse Family Law

The Constitutional Court has requested information from the government regarding plans in this sector after it received ten motions for launching proceedings to assess whether the current Family...

Questioning need for Const. Court motivated by will for political power without judicial control

"We would like to believe that the advocates of those ideas that are hard to understand are in fact ignorant and uninformed... However, I don't know who is more dangerous, them or the politicians...

Bosnian Serbs start marking illegal holiday, Bosniaks indignant

Their attempt actually ushered in the war that ravaged Bosnia and Herzegovina until the conclusion of the Dayton peace accords in 1995.

Women's Network against ban on abortion

The letter cited Council of Europe Resolution 1464 "Women and Religion in Europe" which calls on member states to protect women's human rights through legislation and practice.

Sanader to be released from custody

The Constitutional Court noted that its ruling solely dealt with procedural matters relating to the extension of investigative custody for the accused and not with his guilt.

Cenbank orders removal of disputed annex from conversion contracts

Eight commercial banks and four individuals had requested the Constitutional Court to assess the constitutionality of the two laws regulating the conversion.

Complete results of parl. vote released by Electoral Commission

Hrvatin presented some interesting statistical data about the election of 143 deputies in ten constituencies in the country and in the constituency for Croatians living abroad,

FinMin happy about ruling, says banks to be punished

"I said previously that banks were speculating and waiting for the elections...  Their speculation has proven futile and they have caused even bigger problems for themselves now.