Memorandum signed between President’s Administration and the Bar Association has no links with Girgvliani Amendments, – The head of Georgian Dream faction Mamuka Mdinaradze stated.
As for Girgvliani Amendments, Mdinaradze says that the draft has been already registered and it will be discussed during the bureau session tomorrow.
“Memorandum on re-examining of the cases of lawyers, repressed in 2005-2012 has nothing with the Girgvliani Amendments. Why did the President make such statement, you should ask him” , – Mdinaradze said.
The President’s Administration and the Georgian Bar Association have signed a Memorandum of cooperation, According to President’s Administration memorandum is linked with so-called Girgvliani’s amendments. The Memorandum aims to support measures directed to re-examine the cases of lawyers, repressed in 2005-2012, political prisoners or the persons, persecuted on political grounds, to determine rehabilitation circumstances, allowing those persons to restore the violated right to a fair trial.