The Criminal Court of Appeals Overturned the Decision on the Detention of Levon Barseghyan Made by First Instance Court

On June 1 of 2018, the Criminal Court of Appeals (chaired by Judge M. Martirosyan) made a decision to satisfy the appeal submitted by the defenders of Levon Barseghyan Haykuhi Harutyunyan and Araks Melkonyan and to overturn the decision on the detention of Levon Barseghyan made by the Yerevan First Instance Court (chaired by Judge […]

“The Obstacles facing the monitoring group and current problems relating to violation of human rights in penitentiary institutions”

After the velvet revolution the ministry of justice sticks to the same position and keeps hindering the group’s activity the same way”, stated Nare Hovhannisyan, member of the public monitoring group in conducting public control in RA ministry of justice at 2018 July 25 Media Center discussion.  Nare Hovhannisyan, member of the public monitoring group of […]

Statement: We demand from the RA National Assembly to form an ad hoc ethics committee in accordance with the established procedure and to discuss the conduct of the Vice President of the RA National Assembly

On July 17, 2018, during the session of the parliamentary factions committee for reforming the Electoral Code, Arpine Hovhannisyan, Vice President of the RA National Assembly, said about Daniel Ioannisyan, Secretary to the Election Law Reform Committee under the office of the RA Prime Minister, “What should we discuss with this mentally retarded?” She said […]

Hasmik Harutyunyan was Elected as the President of the Public Oversight Group Conducting Oversight in the RA Penitentiary Institutions under the RA Ministry of Justice

During the sitting of the Public Oversight Group Conducting Oversight in the RA Penitentiary Institutions under the RA Ministry of Justice, the election of a new president of the Group was held. Hasmik Harutyunyan, the legal expert of the Protection of Rights without Borders NGO was elected as the president of the Public Monitoring Group. […]

Opinion on the RA draft law on “Making Amendments and Supplements to the RA Criminal Procedure Code”

The opinion was elaborated by the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO in 2018. The Organization submitted its observations and recommendations on draft law on “Making Amendments and Supplements to the RA Criminal Procedure Code”, where the types of preventive measure are recommended to be enlarged including home arrest and administrative oversight, as well as […]

“Ensuring Legal Assistance and Effective Remedies for the Participants of the Peaceful Assemblies of April, 2018 in the Republic of Armenia”

Project name  “Ensuring Legal Assistance and Effective Remedies for the Participants of the Peaceful Assemblies of April, 2018 in the Republic of Armenia”  Project description The Project aims at providing legal assistance to the people subjected to violence during the peaceful assemblies of 2018 in the Republic of Armenia. Particularly, within the scope of the […]