NCCIR revokes resolution to cut interconnection rate from 2021 The move was a result of the Justice Ministry's refusal to register the relevant document.
15:45, 07 July 2020
Yanukovych-era top officials not to return to power: Justice Minister on lustration A lustration commission may be formed before the end of the year.
23:50, 17 June 2020
Justice ministry mulls selling mothballed prisons Rather than taking money from the budget, authorities intend to use funds raised to build new penitentiary facilities.
21:50, 17 June 2020
Justice chief defends government measures to contain corona in Ukraine The court is set to consider whether the national quarantine was within the bounds of Constitutional norms.
12:50, 07 June 2020
Ukraine's Justice Minister: Notaries should undergo mandatory identity verification Notaries and state registrars will get a mobile ID key within the next two months and any registration act will require double identification.
15:55, 05 June 2020
Justice Ministry may apply pardons, targeted release to unload Ukrainian prisons amid pandemic The minister elaborated on categories of inmates subject to possible amnesty.
13:40, 14 May 2020
State bailiff seeking recovery of US$250 mln from PrivatBank in favor of Surkis family The bank asked the law enforcement agencies and the Justice Ministry to assess the bailiff's actions.
16:55, 08 May 2020
Ukraine launches comfortable detention cells on paid basis (Photo) Starting from next week one will be able to pay for the rooms online.
15:55, 08 May 2020
Ukraine's Justice Ministry to introduce supervised probation (Video) Supervised probation is an alternative form of sentencing when a convict has the supervision of his or her probation, which lets them avoid jail time.
13:00, 21 April 2020
Ukraine may release almost 900 prisoners amid COVID-19 epidemic The ministry wants to amend laws to reduce the number of new people sent to pretrial detention centers or penal colonies.
16:58, 08 April 2020
Ukraine's justice minister names possible ways of infection with COVID-19 among prisoners Most likely, the virus can get into prisons through employees of the State Penitentiary Service of Ukraine.
16:01, 07 April 2020
Justice Ministry publishes lists of most popular, unusual baby names in central Ukraine in 2019 In 2019, Ukrainian authorities issued 32,634 birth certificates to babies born in the city of Kyiv.
17:30, 21 January 2020
SBU busts "LPR" attempt to recruit official from Ukraine's Justice Ministry The investigation revealed the man had not performed any action to the damage of the country's national security.
15:53, 15 January 2020
Ukraine's Code on bankruptcy procedure comes into effect The Code aims to boost the effectiveness of bankruptcy procedures.
14:29, 21 October 2019
MH17 case being transferred from Ukraine to Netherlands The trial of suspects will begin on March 9, 2020.
13:44, 08 July 2019
Ukraine's Justice Ministry registers Servant of the People Party on time The registration actions were carried out by the Ministry of Justice in accordance with the law and within the time limits.
18:28, 02 June 2019
Ukraine, Jordan to sign deals on transfer of convicted persons, mutual legal assistance President Poroshenko has instructed the justice minister to ink the deal.
13:00, 02 April 2019
Russian Justice Ministry calls for 'brave' Crimean lawyer's expulsion from Bar Association – media The Russian Justice Ministry has sent Kurbedinov and the Crimean Bar Association letters requesting that the lawyer be expelled from the association by March 1 because of alleged involvement in "extremist activities."
16:24, 14 January 2019
Ukraine, Argentina sign number of documents, incl. agreement on transfer of convicts The documents were signed on August 8, 2018.
10:20, 09 August 2018