18 December 2018

The Public Commissioner was present today at the Appeal Chamber, while reviewed the appeal filed by this Institution against the Decision No. 32/2018, of the Independent Qualification Commission, for the subject of re-evaluation Mrs. Alma Brati, Judge at the Judicial District Court, Tirana.

The Public Commissioner in his comments regarding the evidence deposited to the Appeal Chamber by the re-evaluation subject, persistence to the grounds of the appeal submitted to the previous hearing, requesting an investigation for each of them, likewise the qualification as related persons and all other persons related to the subject of re-evaluation, which have influenced in her assets growth.

The Panel of the Appeal Chamber decided to open the judicial investigation for the grounds of the appeal submitted by the Public Commissioner, excluding the investigation of the pension/ alimentary obligations.

The next hearing session is scheduled on January 31, 2019.

The Institution of Public Commissioners has been established and operates under Article 179/b  the Annex of the Constitution of the Republic of Albania and Law No. 84/2016, “On the Transitional Re-evaluation of Judges and Prosecutors in the Republic of Albania”.

Public Commissioners represent the public interest during the process of re-evaluation of judges and prosecutors in the Republic of Albania.​