Investigation Launched over an Alleged Incident of Exerting Influence on Witness by Irakli Pirtskhalava

26 June 2017 13:12

On June 25, 2017, the Prosecution Service of Georgia launched investigation over an alleged incident of exerting influence on a witness. Investigation was initiated based on the statement of the journalist Irakli Mamaladze claiming that he – in the capacity of a prosecution witness – was subjected to intentional psychological pressure by the convict Irakli Pirtskhalava

Prosecution Indicts Three Police Officer for a Defendant’s Escape

24 June 2017 11:45

Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia has charged three employees of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia – Z.G., A.T. and I.K. – with neglect of official duty under Article 342§1 of the Criminal Code of Georgia. Investigation revealed that on June 14, 2017, officers of the relevant district of the Ministry of Internal Affairs arrested B.K.

Deputy Chief Prosecutor and Employees of the Prosecutor’s Office Have Been Given Certificates of Appreciation of the U.S. Ambassador in Georgia

24 June 2017 10:19

 Acting U.S. Ambassador Nicholas Berliner, U.S. Embassy in Georgia, has given certificates of appreciation to Deputy Chief Prosecutor of Georgia Giorgi Gogadze, Department of Procedural Guidance of Investigation in General Inspection, Central Criminal Police Department

Court Sentences B.Sh. to Life Imprisonment and I.K. to Deprivation of Liberty for 20 Years for the Murder under Aggravating Circumstances

23 June 2017 15:43

Tbilisi City Court upheld the evidence submitted by Prosecutor’s Office and found B.Sh. – previously convicted of an intentional crime – guilty of murder under aggravating circumstances under Article 109§2(e), §3(b) of the Criminal Code of Georgia, and I.K. guilty

Prosecutors Have Undergone a Training Course on European Standards of Jury Trial

22 June 2017 12:55

A two-day training course for prosecutors on the subject of European standards of jury trial has been conducted at the Chief Prosecutor’s Office. The training aimed to introduce Georgian prosecutors with international standards and practice of the European Court of Human Rights

Court Sentences the Defendant Accused of Attempted Murder of Two or More Persons under Aggravating Circumstances to Deprivation of Liberty for 17 Years

22 June 2017 09:59

Gori District Court completely upheld the evidence submitted by the Prosecutor’s Office and found previously convicted A.I. guilty of illegal purchase, storage and carrying of firearms and ammunition, and attempted murder of two or more persons in a manner that endangers

Court of Appeals Upholds Guilty Verdict of the Defendants in the Case of So-Called “Tennis Courts Special Operation”

21 June 2017 12:51

Tbilisi Court of Appeals has upheld the Judgment of Tbilisi City Court dated October 30, 2015, which found the defendants Irakli Pirtskhalava, Giorgi Tsaadze, Levan Berodze, Grogol Kvinikadze and Kakhaber Nakani guilty of murdering Zurab Vazagashvili and Aleksandre Khubulovi during the so-called ‘Tennis Courts Special Operation” on May 2, 2006

Prosecution Has made a Decision to Return Unlawfully Confiscated Property and to Review a Guilty Verdict

21 June 2017 12:28

Department to Investigate Offenses Committed in Course of Legal Proceedings of the Chief Prosecutor’s  Office of Georgia has made another conclusive decision, on the basis whereof, an antiquarian book ‘History of Art According to Architectural Monuments” (Paris, 1823), currently secured at National Parliamentary Library of Georgia