AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL SAJTÓKÖZLEMÉNY: Az Amnesty International új vizsgálata az EU titkos börtöneiről /PRESS RELEASE: Amnesty International issues fresh assessment on secret prisons in EU
Today the Hungarian Parliament adopted a new law that renders the administrative court system under the heavy influence of the Minister of Justice. Previously the administrative courts were organically independent institutions but from now on the Minister will have dominant influence over who might become a judge or the president of the court.
From 1 December David Vig will join Amnesty International Hungary as the section's new director.
After Fidesz’ overwhelming electoral victory in April 2018, many observers believed Prime Minister Orbán would curb his voracious appetite for turning Hungary into an illiberal state. These expectations were grievously miscalculated.
A csecsen legfelsőbb bíróság ma megtagadta, hogy Ojub Titievet, a Memorial nevű jogvédő szervezet grozniji vezetőjét óvadék ellenében szabadlábra helyezze.