Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

14 more judicial candidates pass clearances

THE JUDICIAL Council approved another 14 candidates for judicial posts who passed the security clearances of the National Security Office (NBÚ).

Judicial Council President Jana Bajánková(Source: SME)

All of them met the necessary conditions to become a judge, said Judicial Council President Jana Bajánková after the October 19 closed session. The very first candidates were checked already in September. At the time, only 17 of 19 candidates passed. While one candidate did not fulfil the conditions required, in the second case the council stopped the discussion and asked the NBÚ for additional information. The latter candidate was approved at the October session, Bajánková added, as reported by the TASR newswire.

Read also: Read also:New security clearances for judges implemented

The Judicial Council also held a public session where they questioned all 17 candidates approved in September. It decided that it will propose that the president appoints all of them as judges, TASR wrote.

The Judicial Council has sent altogether 47 applications to the NBÚ in order to check judicial candidates, of which it has already screened 33.

The processing of personal data is subject to our Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy. Before submitting your e-mail address, please make sure to acquaint yourself with these documents.

Top stories

Another For a Decent Slovakia protest was also joined by farmers

People took to the streets for the eighth time.

Farmers with tractors awaited the protesting crowd at the SNP Square in Bratislava.

V4 politicians are not even willing to help fellow Europeans

To give equal weight to the concerns that a Slovak or Czech feels about migration with that of an Italian or Greek is like having equal sympathy for a hypochondriac and a cancer patient.

Prime ministers of V4 countries and their Austrian counterpart.

Coronations return to Bratislava Photo

This year Bratislava will recall the coronation of Leopold II, the younger son of Maria Theresa.

Bratislava will again enjoy re-enactment of coronation ceremony

Police detain another person in promissory notes case

Ex-director of private broadcaster TV Markíza, Pavol Rusko, was detained shortly after being heard.

Pavol Rusko