Manipulated file of the Chief State Prosecutor, Aleksander Lumezi

Executive summary The suspicions raised in public regarding the falsification of bar exam of the Chief State Prosecutor (CSP), Aleksander Lumezi, based on the applicable legislation in Kosovo, enters into high-profile cases. According to this legislation, high profile cases should be handled by the Special Prosecution Office of the Republic of Kosovo (SPRK), which in […]

Preliminary investigations and unlawful decision of prosecutor Kujtim Munishi on the file of his chief, Aleksander Lumezi

Executive summary According to the Ruling with no. PPN-202/17, dated 14 November 2017, on the dismissal of the criminal report, regarding suspicions on the manipulation file of the bar exam of Chief State Prosecutor Aleksander Lumezi, handling of this case from the Basic Prosecution in Pristina, was done in violation with the applicable law, respectively […]

KLI requires independent investigations on the manipulated file of Aleksandër Lumezit concerning the completion of the bar exam to be conducted by a team of EULEX prosecutors consisting of American, British and German prosecutors

Why it is important for a independent, impartial and professional investigation process of the Chief State Prosecutor Lumezi’s file Pristina, 9 November 2017 – The Constitution of the Republic of Kosovo guarantees and protects the separation of powers in Kosovo. The position of the Chief State Prosecutor enters as the most important position in Kosovo, […]

Coalition of NGOs organizes “Anti-Corruption Week 3-9 December 2017”

Coalition of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) “Anti-Corruption Week 2017” announces that this year will organize the “Anti-Corruption Week 3-9 December 2017” with the support of the US Embassy in Kosovo, which for the second time supports this activity in an organized manner. Part of this coalition of non-governmental organizations within the “Anti-Corruption Week 2017″ are: Kosovo […]

KLI organized the conference “Free legal representation in criminal matters and the implementation of the European Court of Human Rights case law”

Pristina, 14 September 2017 – Kosovo Law Institute (KLI) in cooperation with the “Demand for Justice” program, which is realized by National Center for State Courts (NCSC), funded by the US State Department, the International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Unit, on Thursday in Pristina, organized the Conference “Free legal representation in criminal matters and implementation […]

KLI reacts to violation of the law by the CEC, requires the removal of certified candidates who have final convicting verdicts and invites the State Prosecutor to investigate the CEC decision-making.

Pristina, 10 September 2017 – The Kosovo Law Institute (KLI) reacts to the Central Election Commission (CEC), which has violated the law by certifying candidates with a criminal past, respectively with final court sentences, who compete for assemblies and mayors in the local elections of 22 October 2017. The KLI estimates that the CEC decision […]

KLI: A Special Prosecution and Court independent on fighting corruption and organized crime

Kosovo Law Institute (KLI) has held a press conference, during which has published the policy analysis “Special Prosecution and Court of the Republic of Kosovo: Analysis of policies and laws regarding political influence in the justice system, lack of results in combating criminality and the need to establish a Special Prosecution office and Court with […]

KLI roundtable: “Corruption in Kosovo: “Catching small fish, while big fish go free”

Pristina, 28 March 2017 – Kosovo Law Institute (KLI), with the support of the British Embassy in Kosovo, on Tuesday, held the roundtable titled “Fighting corruption: Catching small fish, while big fish go free”. In this roundtable, the report was published “Sea of corruption in Kosovo: “Catching small fish, while big fish go free”, as […]

KLI reacts against unlawful decisions of Chief Prosecutor of State and Prosecutorial Council for transferring of prosecutors in Special Prosecution

Kosovo Law Institute reacts against unlawful decisions of state prosecutor Mr. Aleksander Lumezi and prosecutorial council of Kosovo [PSK], about the transfer practice of state prosecutors against the law and rules approved by KPK. On January 6 2017, State Prosecutor with the decision, according to submitted request  by Chief Prosecutor  of Special Prosecutorial  of Republic […]