The SJC approved Ivan Geshev as the new Chief Public Prosecutor. His candidacy was the only one for the post. The hearing began at 10 o'clock in the morning yesterday and lasted nearly 10 hours. He gave an interview specifically for BNT.
Many criticisms were heard as well as positive reviews about Geshev. Which critics he thinks are appropriate?
The Supreme Judicial Council will send its decision on the election of a new chief prosecutor to President Rumen Radev, who must confirm the candidacy with a decree.
With 20 votes in favor and 4 against, Ivan Geshev was approved as the new Attorney General by the Plenum of the Supreme Judicial Council.
The Supreme Judicial Council approved the nomination of Ivan Geshev as the next Attorney General. Twenty members of the Supreme Judicial Council voted in favour, four were against.
After the vote, Ivan Geshev was brief in his speech and thanked those who voted for him.
With 24 votes in favour, the SJC proposes to the President to issue a decree appointing Ivan Geshev.
A bomb was reported at the SJC building during the hearing for the election of a new chief prosecutor. A male voice called a phone at the SJC and said there was a bomb in the building that would explode in 30 minutes.
The SJC plenum unanimously decided for the meaning to be continued by 23 votes.
I will try to finish the presentation before the bomb explodes, Ivan Geshev said.