Haiti - Justice : The CSPJ reminds the lawyers strikers that justice can not be interrupted - HaitiLibre.com : Haiti news 7/7
Click to download the official draft of the new Constitution (September 2021)





iciHaiti - Weekly road report : Spectacular drop in accidents

iciHaiti - Petit-Goâve : Arrest of a member of the «5 seconds» gang

iciHaiti - Health : Report of the National Ambulance Center (July 2022)

iciHaiti - Politic : Meeting between the Minister of the Interior and the Deputy Head of Mission of the American Embassy

iciHaiti - PNH : Arrest of the alleged assassin of police officer Anthony Dumas


more news


Haiti - News : Zapping...

Haiti - Diaspora Covid-19 : Daily Bulletin #872

Haiti - Tourism : Site visits of reception infrastructures

Haiti - CFU Tournament : Our Young Grenadiers U-14, ready to defend their title (list of players and schedule of matches)

Haiti - FLASH : The OAS accuses and denounces 20 years of failures in Haiti of the international community


more news


Haiti - Justice : The CSPJ reminds the lawyers strikers that justice can not be interrupted
10/11/2018 11:09:42

Haiti - Justice : The CSPJ reminds the lawyers strikers that justice can not be interrupted
Following the work stoppage since last October 9, lawyers of the Court of First Instance (TPI) of Port-au-Prince https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-25953-haiti-news-zapping.html because of violence perpetrated by members of the National Police of Haiti (PNH) against members of their profession, the Superior Council of the Judiciary (CSPJ) in a note, while recognizing that the right to strike is guaranteed by the Haitian laws and international conventions without infringing individual liberties, particularly the rights of litigants recalls "Freedom is an inalienable right available to every individual, and by virtue of this principle, litigants have the right to access justice" pointing out that justice is "a public service that can not be interrupted under any circumstances".

The CSPJ recalls Article 25.1 of the Constitution which states that "No one may be questioned in the absence of a lawyer or witness of his choice. Also, the Superior Council calls on the authorities concerned to take all the necessary measures to facilitate the proper functioning of the tribunals of the TPI of Port-au-Prince so as not to penalize the litigants.

See also :
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-26075-haiti-justice-commissioner-berson-soljour-challenges-the-legality-of-the-precautionary-measure-of-the-igpnh.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-26069-haiti-justice-the-protector-of-the-citizen-deeply-concerned.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-26048-haiti-justice-the-west-director-of-the-pnh-temporarily-suspended.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-25953-haiti-news-zapping.html

PI/ HaitiLibre

Twitter Facebook Rss
Send news to... Daily news...




Why HaitiLibre ? | Contact us | Français
Copyright © 2010 - 2022
Haitilibre.com