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11/23/2016

Venezuelan justice protects the BCV at the expense of the weak

The Supreme Tribunal of Justice (TSJ) is not worried about the fact that the refusal of the Central Bank of Venezuela (BCV) to publish inflation and […]
11/18/2016

T.S.J. endorses discrimination between voters residents in the country and expatriates

The Supreme Tribunal of Justice (TSJ) endorsed the decision of the National Electoral Council (CNE) to prevent thousands of Venezuelans abroad from voting by denying them […]
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 […]
11/11/2016

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

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. rejects interpretation recourse on anticipated electoral propaganda

In a new opacity action, the Supreme Tribunal of Justice (T.S.J.) declares inadmissible an interpretation recourse introduced by Transparencia Venezuela on 2 November 2015 in order […]
11/09/2016

Without the BCV’s independence there will be no way out of the crisis

The judgment 259 of 31 March where the Supreme Tribunal of Justice (T.S.J.) declares the Central Bank of Venezuela’s (B.C.V.) reform of 3 March unconstitutional, is […]