Rus News Journal

The Supreme court of the Russian Federation of the File

the Supreme court (VS) is the higher judicial body on civil, criminal and administrative affairs. It carries out supervision of a general jurisdiction activity of the courts, including military men, and also advises them on legal questions. Is higher instance in relation to the Supreme courts of subjects of the Russian Federation, and also district (naval) warships. The court has the right of the legislative initiative in Federal meeting. According to the constitution, VS takes out the conclusion in case of charge of the president in high treason. All 125 judges VS including its chairman, are appointed Council of federation about representation of the president. Term of work of the chairman - six years. The court structure includes plenum, presidium and five boards. The cassation board in 2010 has considered 697 affairs, military - 109, board on administrative affairs - 320, on criminal cases - 5065, on civil cases - 2607. Expenses of the budget on court work in 2011 will make 2,28 mlrd rbl. of All in court works more than thousand persons.