Associate Judges of the CNJ will be renewed by thirds

The 21 associate judges of the National Court of Justice (CNJ for its Spanish acronym) will be subjected to an assessment and will be partially replaced by thirds (7 seats), a process that began last January 13 after the adoption of the rules. The Council of Justice (CJ)...

Yesterday seven new judges of the CNJ were inaugurated

Yesterday, the Judiciary Council officially appointed the seven new judges of the High Court. The President of the Judiciary, Gustavo Jalkh, during his speech criticized those who “cast doubt” on the” transparent” process of renewal of the National Court. In...

Renewal of the Court culminated with critics and complaints

Several people, including Assemblyman CREO, Andrés Páez, showed their dissatisfaction by the partial renewal of the National Court of Justice. “It is quite remarkable the high score of Judge Carlos Ramirez, without having dispatched a single judgement, having 13 advisers in...

The names of the four judges who will leave the Court were announced

After conducting an “analysis of performance,” which was initiated in October of 2014, the Council of Justice (CJ) yesterday announced the names of the four judges to be detached from the high court. In the list are Mariana Yumbay, Lucy Blacio, Paul Iniguez and Johnny...

The names of the seven new judges of the National Court were presented

Yesterday the names of the seven new national judges that will fill the vacancies in the National Court of Justice since 23 January were released. Román José Luis Teran Suarez (98.5 points), Ana Maria Crespo Santos (97), Luis Manaces Enriquez Villacres (96.5), Miguel Antonio...

24 candidates for the National Court of Justice did not attend the examination process

The candidates to occupy the seven seats of judges of the National Court of Justice (CNJ), yesterday took the theoretical tests, which represent 35 of the 100 points of the contest. For the theoretical test, 120 applicants had been summoned, of which 96 attended. The others must...

CNJ sentences 5 defendants and to 16 years of prison and leaves an innocent in ‘Las Dolores’ case

The National Court of Justice (CNJ for its Spanish acronym) announced on Thursday November 6 its opinion in the case called ‘Las Dolores’; it sentenced 5 defendants to 16 years imprisonment, 5 others for two years due to cover-up(although the sentence wa...

Prosecutor’s Office did not accuse former commander of police in case Las Dolores

Yesterday, the Attorney General declined to accuse the former commander General of the National Police, Jorge Poveda Zuniga, within the hearing of trial of 11 accused in the case known as ‘Las Dolores’, which is investigating the deaths of eight people and three missing, during a...
Posted On 05 Nov 2014