Constitutional Court

11/24/2016

Constitutional Chamber requested the Office of the Attorney General to prosecute the 109 opposition deputies

The Supreme Tribunal of Justice (TSJ) decided to sharpen the conflict that began with the National Assembly and for this it asked the Office of the […]
11/18/2016

Highest tribunal sees nothing wrong with the president “chaining” the radio and TV

To the Supreme Tribunal of Justice (TSJ), the fact that the President of the Republic can order all television and radio stations to broadcast his speeches […]
11/18/2016

Justices leave in limbo bonus for pensioners and retirees

Yes, but no. The Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Tribunal of Justice ruled that the Law of Bonus for Food and Medicines for Pensioners and Retirees, […]
11/18/2016

The unanimity no longer reigns in the Constitutional Chamber when blocking the National Assembly

The willingness of the Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Tribunal of Justice to block the National Assembly “as it may” appears to be in the past. […]
11/17/2016

The T.S.J. shielded Nicolás Maduro from the amendment being studied by the National Assembly

The Supreme Tribunal of Justice (TSJ) put a stop to the attempts by the opposition majority of the National Assembly to early evict Nicolás Maduro from […]
11/16/2016

T.S.J. shields itself before the National Assembly by preventing it from reforming its law

A siege of protection against the National Assembly was raised by the Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Tribunal of Justice (TSJ), which not only rejected the […]
11/11/2016

T.S.J. overruled the Amnesty for considering it would provoke an “outrageous impunity”

Considering that “nothing leads or collaborates to a national reconciliation” but seeks “an outrageous impunity to the public morality detriment, subverting the moral and legal order […]
11/11/2016

The Justices “meddle” in the inner life of the National Assembly to restrict the deputies

Under the logic of the Constitutional Chamber, the legislators cannot reform the Organic Law of the Supreme Tribunal of Justice, but the Justices can modify the […]
11/11/2016

T.S.J. orders the National Assembly to refrain from conducting Venezuela’s foreign affairs

The Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Tribunal of Justice (T.S.J.) stated in the judgment 478 against the National Assembly “without any spirit of prejudging the merits […]
11/09/2016

T.S.J. declares unconstitutional Law of Misión Vivienda before the appetite of the real estate market

For the Constitutional Chamber, by granting the ownership of the Gran Misión Vivienda Venezuela’s  properties, the people with lower income could cede to the appetite of […]