Judicial and parliamentary immunity in Ukraine in the conditions of democracy are not necessary, says the head of the Republic of Petro Poroshenko.
"The real step that will restore the confidence of ordinary citizens and business to the judicial branch of government, will be the introduction of an open selection of judges, purification system from dishonest judges, the abolition of their privacy," according to the Internet representation of the administration of the Ukrainian President.
"it is necessary to replace a significant portion of the judiciary and to make punishment inevitable. In a democracy, Judiciary and parliamentary immunity we do not necessary ", - said Petro Poroshenko. He expressed the hope that the proper decision will be made by the High Council of justice in the near future. Remember, 6 April, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk expressed hope that the Verkhovna Rada's adoption of the decision on the complete abolition of parliamentary and judicial confidentiality. Prior to this, the Minister of justice Pavel Petrenko said that the constitutional court of Ukraine has no other option but to consent to the discharge of the privacy of people's deputies and judges. The draft law, submitted to Parliament by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko proposes to exclude from the Constitution the part of the article that provides guarantees of parliamentary privacy and position about the fact that the judge has the ability to be without the consent of the High Council of justice arrested and detained prior To conviction by the court, except for detention in the Commission or specifically after committing a grave or especially grave transgressions against life. At the end of March, the head of the Ukrainian Prosecutor General Viktor Shokin said that the era of untouchable bureaucrats in Ukraine ended. As reported by the print edition OPINION, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko uses the General Prosecutor's office to deal with political rival Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk.