Ombudsman Wishes "Bread and Justice" for the Coming Year
While congratulating on the New Year and Christmas I wish justice and abolition of poverty to all of us in the coming year.
Armenian Ombudsman calls upon Ombudsmen and international organizations worldwide to condemn extradition and pardon of the Azeri murderer. Hungary and Azerbaijan violated the rights of Armenian citizens
Silence or inadequate response of progressive and democratic states indirectly justifies and promotes manslaughter driven by ethnic or religious hatred.
RA Human Rights Defender’s Address to Journalists
This week I will appeal to the Constitutional Court of Armenia questioning the constitutionality of RA Civil Code provisions of defamation and insult.
Being engaged with private advocacy and teaching Media Law for years, in March 2009 I have suggested legislative amendment which is aimed at decriminalizing slander and insult
RA Human Rights Defender's Address to Judges
As a result of amendments made to the RA Criminal Code on May 18 2010 defamation and insult were decriminalized; whilst the order and terms of compensation of damages causedby insulting or defamatory statements to honor,