Ministry of Justice

László Trócsányi

Minister of Justice

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We need genuine European brotherhood

Ministry of Justice, May 10, 2019 1:05 PM

We need a genuine European brotherhood, it is important that Europe must not lose its soul, Justice Minister László Trócsányi said at a conference on Christian Europe and Hungary held in the Parliament Building on Thursday.

EU must respect national sovereignty

Ministry of Justice, May 9, 2019 2:15 PM

The EU must respect national specificities and national sovereignty, the national identities of Member States “because Europe in itself is a complex continent, and there cannot be a single way of thinking in it,” Justice Minister László Trócsányi stressed at a conference on Thursday in Budapest.

European Union remains competitive if Member States preserve their competitiveness

Ministry of Justice, April 26, 2019 8:46 AM

The European Union can only remain competitive if its Member States preserve and strengthen their competitiveness, the Justice Minister said.

Hungarian government says no to anti-Semitism

Ministry of Justice, April 17, 2019 1:08 PM

The government says no to anti-Semitism, and condemns all anti-Semitic acts, the Justice Minister said at the central commemoration held on Tuesday in Budapest on the occasion of the memorial day for victims of the Holocaust in Hungary.

Government continues to stand against mandatory migrant quotas

Ministry of Justice, April 17, 2019 8:44 AM

The European Court scheduled the hearing of the so-called quota lawsuit which was instituted by the European Commission against Hungary, Poland and the Czech Republic for 15 May.

Stop Soros continues to stand in the way of Brussels’ pro-immigration plans

Ministry of Justice, March 25, 2019 7:55 PM

The infringement procedure instituted due to the Stop Soros legislative package is likely to end before the European Court because the Hungarian government continues to insist on not wanting immigration without Parliament’s approval, and the illegal facilitation of migration will also remain a punishable offence, the Parliamentary State Secretary of the Justice Ministry said at his Friday press conference in Esztergom.

Nothing jeopardises independence of judges

Ministry of Justice, March 19, 2019 11:07 AM

According to the Justice Minister, the separate administrative branch of the judiciary reinforces the protection of the law. László Trócsányi takes the view that the Venice Commission adopted a balanced report on the setting up of independent administrative courts which also appreciates the goals and efforts of the Hungarian government, the newspaper Magyar Nemzet reported.

Successful talks with Venice Commission

Ministry of Justice, March 18, 2019 4:45 PM

Justice Minister László Trócsányi described the dialogue conducted with the Venice Commission about administrative courts as successful.

Venice Commission has altered its former communication

Ministry of Justice, March 18, 2019 4:40 PM

The Venice Commission has altered its former communication; according to the new position, if Parliament adopts the amendments to the laws concerned, the Council of Europe’s expert body concerned with issues of constitutional law will abandon its criticisms related to the Hungarians laws on administrative courts, Justice Minister László Trócsányi told the Hungarian news agency MTI on Saturday.