Instance Court

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(Law) the Court of Admiralty acting within its ordinary jurisdiction, as distinguished from its action as a prize court.

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After prosecutor Liljana Spasovska, competent for this case in the Supreme Court, demanded the verdicts of first and second instance courts to be annulled, university professor Gordan Kalajdziev considers that Prosecution cannot demand liberation unless it is completely certain about the outcome.
It shows the clear potential for all Albanians to have efficient justice in all first instance courts throughout the country.
The forum aims at developing the areas of order execution, refining the practical experience of the operational procedures through the consolidation of the execution procedures at all execution departments in first instance courts.
TUNIS (TAP) - The World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) called, on Thursday, to generalise the register of complaints of torture and their follow-up on the level of the first instance courts.
The president of the Superior Administrative Tribunal, in charge of hearing recourses against rulings by first instance courts on government administrative matters, revoked a recent ruling that ordered the suspension of a public tender for the construction of the Central Punta Catalina with its two coal-fired plants in Punta Catalina, Peravia, reports eldia.
Article 22 allows for the creation of first instance courts that specialize in certain types of cases.
The aim of the project is to ensure that cases are processed in the same judicial year - without adjourning them to the next year, except for cases referred in the previous year to First Instance courts.
The Supreme Court of Kyrgyzstan upheld the rulings of the first and second instance courts prohibiting activities of the Unification Church in Kyrgyzstan, the State Commission for Religious Affairs said.