Local August 12, 2011 | 8:12 am

10 days to submit names for Dominican Republic’s highest courts

Santo Domingo.- The National Magistrate Council (CNM) yesterday approved the regulation to evaluate Supreme Court justices (SCJ), and announced a term of 10 days to present candidates for the posts of the judicial structure’s various entities.

Presidency minister Cesar Pina said proposals on the procedures were debated by all participants, on some requests of reforms, and that the text was unanimously approved.

Pina added that according to the regulation approved, all institutions and entities, as well as citizens who want to submit the names of candidates for the high court, as well as those of the Constitutional Court, and the Superior Elector Court, can do so within 10 days.