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The constitutional court was cleared of critics of judicial system

the Judges who have acted with criticism of the Russian judicial system, are punished for infringement judicial ethics resignation, the newspaper " writes; Kommersant .
the Judge of the Constitutional court of the Russian Federation Anatoly Kononov has submitted the letter of resignation at own will since January, 1st 2010, have confirmed in a press - court service. Besides, on December, 1st 2009. The Judicial council of the Russian Federation has accepted rejection from structure of council and its presidium of the judge of the Constitutional court of Vladimir Yaroslavtsev.
one of the judges, wished to remain not named, has declared to the newspaper Kommersant that it the first result of change of the law about KS, deprived its possibility independently to select the management. mutual relations inside KS have changed: earlier interests of judges have been directed inside, and now outside. And which - who would like to show that it svjatee the Pope. If ballot has been about it arranged, the result with resignations could be other - he has noted.
we will remind, in the end of August V.Yaroslavtsev has given interview to the Spanish newspaper El Pais under heading In Russia security service, as in Soviet period " corrects;. According to a number of judges, in it V.Yaroslavtsev has stated some judgements which are not corresponding to requirements of judicial ethics.
I feel among justice ruins - V.Yaroslavtsev admitted to the Spanish newspaper, sharply having scarified definition KS thus accepted the day before about refusal in consideration of the complaint of journalist Natalia Morar, to which FSB has forbidden entrance to Russia. He has declared that it is justice profanation meaning that security service can do that wants, and courts need to confirm only their decisions . Besides, he has noticed that judicial authority to Russia during Vladimir Putin`s presidency and Dmitry Medvedev`s its successor has turned to the tool on executive power service, a legislature is paralysed, the decision-making centre is in Presidential Administration.
in October on the closed plenum of the Constitutional court of the colleague for the first time in history KS have accused V.Yaroslavtsev of infringement of the Code of judicial ethics and the law About the status of judges ordering to judges to avoid everything that can belittle authority of judicial authority and also outside the limits of professional work to call in question decisions of the courts which have entered validity, and to criticise professional actions of the colleagues . As a result of the judge have refused to V.Yaroslavtsev trust as to the representative in judicial council and its presidium, having recommended to it to take rejection. Vladimir Yaroslavtsev has confirmed yesterday that has executed the plenum recommendation, but comments has refused.
disagreed with opinion of colleagues A.Kononov has declared in October in interview to the Russian mass-media that Yaroslavtsev in the best traditions have cut on plenum . Besides, he named not extremely democratic and disrespectful to KS the presidential bill approved in the summer which has replaced election of chairman KS and its assistants judges with procedure of their appointment by the Federation Council on representation of the president.