In focus

17/07/2019

THIRD ELECTION OF VESNA MEDENICA AS PRESIDENT OF THE SUPREME COURT OF MONTENEGRO GROSSLY VIOLATES CONSTITUTION

By electing Ms. Vesna Medenica for the third time as President of the Supreme Court of Montenegro, the Judicial Council grossly violated the Constitution, which prohibits […]
24/06/2019

19/6/2019 APPOINTMENT OF COURT PRESIDENTS AND APPLICATION OF THE CONSTITUTION AND THE LAW ON THE JUDICIAL COUNCIL AND JUDGES OF MONTENEGRO

Vesna Rakić Vodinelić, LL.D. Professor of Law, retired   APPOINTMENT OF COURT PRESIDENTS AND APPLICATION OF THE CONSTITUTION AND THE LAW ON THE JUDICIAL COUNCIL AND […]
05/03/2019

4/3/2019 First instance judgment – Goran Đurović illegally dismissed of membership in the Council of Radio Television of Montenegro

The Basic Court in Podgorica, by judge Radovan Vlaović, found that the Montenegrin Parliament illegally dismissed NGO representative Goran Đurovic of membership in the Council of […]
05/12/2018

5/12/2018 MONTENEGRO: UNLAWFUL DEPRIVATION OF LIBERTY OF MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT

Human Rights Action (HRA) warns that a Member of Parliament of Montenegro, Mr. Nebojša Medojević, has been unlawfully imprisoned and that both his and MP Milan […]
09/05/2018

9/5/2018 WHY WAS JOURNALIST OLIVERA LAKIĆ SHOT AT IN MONTENEGRO?

Olivera Lakic, Vijesti journalist, has been shot at last night at the very same place she was beaten up in March 2012, in front of her […]
23/02/2018

23/2/2018 GORAN DJUROVIC V. PARLIAMENT OF MONTENEGRO: APPEALS TO THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT

Two appeals to the Constitutional Court of Montenegro were filed in the case of unlawful dismissal of Goran Djurovic from the RTCG Council. The first appeal […]
19/02/2018

16/2/2018 RTCG Independence – Djurovic case: Injunction Order Overthrown

On Friday, 16 February, the 3-member Chamber of the Basic Court in Podgorica abolished the decision of the judge of that court who had previously supported […]
15/02/2018

15/2/2018 PARLIAMENT OF MONTENEGRO TO BE PENALIZED FOR FAILING TO REINSTATE DJUROVIC

The deadline given by the Basic Court in Podgorica to the Parliament of Montenegro to execute the injunction and reinstate Goran Djurovic to the position of […]
11/02/2018

11/2/2018 CASE GORAN DJUROVIC V. PARLIAMENT OF MONTENEGRO: PARLIAMENT MUST RESPECT THE COURT AND EXECUTE THE INJUNCTION REQUEST WITHIN DEADLINE

The position of the Parliament of Montenegro and the Deputy Protector of Property and Legal Interest of Montenegro, Radomirka Raičević, that the court has no jurisdiction […]
31/01/2018

31/1/2018 DJUROVIC CASE: BASIC COURT IN PODGORICA TO DECIDE URGENTLY ON INJUNCTION REQUEST

Lawyer Dalibor Tomovic, representing Goran Djurovic in the lawsuit against the Parliament of Montenegro due to Djurovic’s illegal dismissal as a member of the Montenegrin National […]
24/12/2017

HOLIDAY GREETINGS

10/12/2017

9/12/2017 HRA ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS DAY: MESSAGES OF VICTIMS

The Human Rights Day – a reminder that 69 years ago the UN General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which Article 1 reads as follows: “All human beings are born […]