08 February 2019

The Public Commissioner within the legal time limit, filed an appeal at the Appeal Chamber of the Constitutional Court, against the Decision no.84/2018, of the Independent Qualification Commission, for the subject of re-evaluation Mr.Besnik Cani, magistrate/prosecutor at the Prosecutor’s Office of the District Court, Elbasan, and currently a member of High Prosecutorial Council.

The Public Commissioner, as reviewed the decision of the Independent Qualification Commission and taking into consideration the recommendation of the International Monitoring Operation to file an appeal, considers that based on the facts and evidences administered by the Independent Qualification Commission, the subject of re-evaluation does not meet the conditions of confirmation in duty.

Through this appeal, the Public Commissioner requests from the Appeal Chamber to consider the case at the public hearing, and at the end of the hearing to amend the decision no.84/2018 of the Independent Qualification Commission deciding to dismiss from office the subject of re-evaluation Mr. Besnik Cani.

Based on point 1, Article 16 of the Regulation “On the Activity of the Institution of Public Commissioners”, the appeal is published on the official website: www.ikp.al

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.​