The district administrative court of Kiev began consideration on the merits of the claims of the Communist party of Ukraine (KPU) to the justice Ministry, said Thursday presiding judge Volodymyr Keleberda.
before the Communist party filed four lawsuits: two lawsuits regarding illegal decisions of the Ministry of justice, According to which the party recognized as not conforming to " the law of decommunization ", and two lawsuits against the inactivity of the Agency. The inactivity of the Ministry of justice, in the opinion of the Communist party, is that the political party has not provided instructions, what the CPU is not consistent with the " law of decommunization ", and not conducted a review of the act. Later, the court consolidated these lawsuits into a single case.
The Plenipotentiaries of the Communist party at a meeting on Thursday plan to present to the court their arguments and the arguments in relation to the activities of the Ministry of justice set out in the claims.
The Ministry of justice of Ukraine in Accordance with "regulation on the de -" decided to deprive the Communist party of the rights to be the subject of political and electoral processes. Thus the conclusion about the deprivation of their legal status, is obliged to take the court.
The law "about the condemnation of the Communist and Nazi regimes" prohibiting propaganda of Soviet symbols, came to Ukraine in force at the end of may. The parties were given a month to bring their statutes in congruence with the legislative act. The Communist party of Ukraine decided not to change its name and the program, as required by the document.