18. 3. [..] The Constitutional Court concludes that it follows from the letters of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination and Special Rapporteurs that those United Nations bodies did not have available, when elaborating those letters, a full information about the scope of the Regulation No. 716, which is being clarified in the … Continue reading "Constitutional Court judgment on kindergartens (excerpts), 2020"
15.2. [..] The rights of the persons belonging to national minorities, which follow from Article 114 of the Constitution, are oriented to maintain a balance in the society, creating a friendly environment for preservation of minority languages, ethnic and cultural identity, and in the same time ensuring appropriate respect for the constitutional values and social … Continue reading "Constitutional Court judgment on private minority schools (excerpts), 2019"
(..) Motivation part  The main issue to be decided in the present case is connected with the influence of Human Rights Committee views in Raihman case upon the consideration of the specific case. The Supreme Court fully joins the view given by the Human Rights Committee on the scope of the right to privacy … Continue reading "Supreme Court judgment in Raihman case (excerpts), 2017"
JUDGMENT delivered in Riga on September 22, 2017 Riga Regional Court Criminal Cases collegium judges Jānis Tiltiņš, Iveta Brimerberga, Diāna Dumbre, have considered, in written process, the appeal protest by the Chief Prosecutor of the Central District Prosecutor’s Office of Riga City, J. Omuls, against the City of Riga Vidzeme Urban District Court judgment of … Continue reading "Riga Regional Court judgment in Saripovs case (excerpts), 2017"