Constitutional Court

01/24/2016

TSJ allows chavistas to renew the Citizen Branch with simple majority

As an example of the lack of independence of government branches in Venezuela: At the end of 2014, all institutions conspired to allow chavismo to renew […]
01/24/2016

TSJ allows government to inject funds into its electoral campaigns

This judgement was about the money; a lot of money. In May 2008, with a case presented by Justice Francisco Carrasquero, the Constitutional Chamber of the […]
01/24/2016

TSJ does not allow people to be consulted on withdrawal from Andean Community

For the Supreme Court, the voice of a man is worth more than 30 million citizens. Although the various bodies of the State boast a “participatory […]
01/24/2016

TSJ justified Chávez’s absence at inauguration and ensured continuity of Government

The ruling tried to conceal a huge vacuum. The commander was not there, but the Supreme Court said he was. And so it was declared by […]
01/24/2016

Supreme Court allows use of fingerprint scanners to buy food and medicine

The decisions of the Supreme Court are felt by Venezuelan consumers. The Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court rejected the claim filed against the use of […]
01/24/2016

Supreme Court eliminated Central Bank’s autonomy and allowed Gov’t to handle billions of dollars with no control.

“The Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court had it in their hands the possibility to save the Venezuelan economy but, as always, chose to agree with […]
01/24/2016

TSJ supports the closure of RCTV and steals their broadcasting equipment

In fact, the sentence was issued by the late President Hugo Chávez. “There will be no new concession for that coup-mongering channel called Radio Caracas Televisión […]
01/24/2016

An unlikely ruling removes Machado from National Assembly

In fact, the judgment was issued by the president of the National Assembly, Diosdado Cabello. No need for a recall referendum against her or to resort […]
01/24/2016

TSJ dismissed allegations of rigged elections and confirmed legality of Maduro’s victory

The Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court became the great protector of President Nicolás Maduro. Not only did it reject all appeals and challenges against the […]
01/24/2016

TSJ allows military to participate in political events and shout slogans supporting Chávez

On July 14, 2012, in the midst of his last election campaign, the late President Hugo Chávez called on his opponents to respect “the revolutionary, socialist […]