Prosecutor’s Office Charges a Person with Cruelty to Animals

20 June 2017 12:41

Rustavi District Court has charged S.Z. with cruelty to animals under Article 259§1 of the Criminal Code of Georgia. Investigation revealed that on June 16, 2017, S.Z. stroke a dog several times with a stick which had a pointed metal item (nail) attached to it, in the yard located at 6, Beritashvili str., Rustavi. S.Z.’s cruelty to the animal resulted in its death

Court Finds Defendant Guilty of Violence Against its Child

19 June 2017 10:01

Samtredia District Court upheld the evidence submitted by prosecution and founds G. Kh. guilty of physical abuse of its child under Article 1261§2(a) of the Criminal Code of Georgia. Evidence investigated during the trial revealed that on March 11, 2017, during the evening hours, G. Kh. inflicted less serious injury on its minor child while being in drunken state

Court Finds Defendant Guilty of Violence Against its Sister

16 June 2017 14:28

Samtredia District Court completely upheld the evidence submitted by prosecution and found R.K. guilty of physical violence against its sister under Article 1261 of the Criminal Code of Georgia. Evidence investigated during the trial revealed, that on April 22, 2017, about 21:40, R.K. beat its sister in its own house located in one of the villages in Samtredia District, while being in drunken state as he felt offended by her

Chief Prosecutor Attends the First Stage of Intern Selection Contest

15 June 2017 13:27

Chief Prosecutor of Georgia Irakli Shotadze has attended the first stage of the intern selection contest announced by the Chief Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia along with his deputies – Giorgi Badashvili and Giorgi Gogadze. Chief Prosecutor talked the contestants about the significance of work performed by a team of professional employees at the Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia

A Training for Students Regarding Court Skills has been Conducted

12 June 2017 11:11

A training session on court skills has been conducted for law students of Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University at the Chief Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia. Two-day training course was focused of introducing young lawyers to the essential subjects and specifics which the parties must meet in course of proceedings

Prosecutor’s Office Launches Investigation on the Basis of Questioning of the Members of Musical Duo ‘Birja Mafia’

11 June 2017 16:54

Employees of the Prosecutor’s Office have interrogated the members of the Musical Duo ‘Birja Mafia’ – M.M. and G.K. – accused of alleged illegal purchase and storage of drugs in large quantities. Since the accused persons indicated to numerous alleged violations committed in course of their arrest by law enforcement officers during the interrogation

Court of Appeals Renders Not Guilty Verdicts for Two Convicts on the Basis of the Motion of the Prosecutor’s Office

09 June 2017 13:27

Tbilisi and Kutaisi Courts of Appeals have rendered not guilty verdicts in two cases for convict Tsotne Gamsakhurdia and convict Shalva Shalikashvili on the basis of the motion filed by Department to Investigate Offenses Committed in the Course of Legal Proceedings of the Chief Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia

Court of Appeals Leaves Life Imprisonment Sentence Rendered toward the Person Convicted of Murder in Turkey in Force

09 June 2017 11:01

Tbilisi City Court upheld the decision of Tbilisi City Court dated March 27, 2017, which found Enlur Antesov, convicted of aggravated murder of three helpless persons committed by a group aiming to conceal other crime, guilty, and sentenced him to life imprisonment as a type and size of penalty