The new head of the constitutional court in his new post will be just a few months
The head of the constitutional court of Ukraine Stanislav Shevchuk was dismissed by the voting
And this on the eve of the inauguration of President-elect Vladimir Zelensky. For the resignation of Shevchuk voted 12 judges. This was announced on Tuesday, may 14.
Meanwhile it became known the name of the new head of the constitutional court.
This Is Natalia Shaptala. However, according to an UNIAN correspondent, she will lead the Highest judicial authority until around September, because her term of office expires this month.
Chaptal was appointed judge of the constitutional court at a time when the President was Viktor Yanukovych.
In September this year expires 9-year term of office of the newly elected head of the constitutional court of Ukraine Natalia Shaptala.
As we wrote earlier, the dismissed head of the constitutional court stated that in the country there was “anticonstitutional coup.” About Stanislav Shevchuk said on his page in Facebook.
“Today was an anticonstitutional coup in the constitutional Court of Ukraine and the seizure of state power by persons who held the positions of judges of the constitutional Court of Ukraine. The chief judge of the constitutional authority of the state, who have sworn to the people of Ukraine themselves have committed a serious criminal offence with the overthrow of the constitutional order. The revolution came in a hurry, with gross and flagrant violations of the Constitution of Ukraine, law of Ukraine “On constitutional Court”, the Rules of the constitutional Court of Ukraine”, — he said.
Moreover, Shevchuk also mentioned the name of the person who is behind this scandal.
“Of course, that behind this crime is the main beneficiary Poroshenko, who is making every effort to retain power by maintaining control over major state institutions. I’m not going to give up and tomorrow will go to court and to law enforcement. I urge all responsible and concerned citizens of Ukraine to unite for protection of our choice, the newly elected President and the Constitution,” he said.
We will remind, named the main requirement of Ukrainians to Zelensky.
As reported Politeka, the Kremlin responded to the statement Zelensky.
Also Politeka wrote that disclosed the details of the first official visit Zelensky.