Ministry of Justice

Judit Varga

Minister of Justice

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Protecting children across borders

Ministry of Justice, November 8, 2019 1:57 PM

The Ministry of Justice and the National Office of the Judiciary are holding an international conference entitled “Future best practices in the best interests of the child under the revised Brussels IIA Regulation” in Budapest, on 7- 8 November 2019.

We have come to defend Hungary

Ministry of Justice, September 16, 2019 3:01 PM

We have come to defend Hungary, Justice Minister Judit Varga stated arriving at the meeting of EU ministers in Brussels where on Monday ministers will conduct a hearing about the proceedings instituted against Hungary under Article Seven.

Double standards in EU’s 2021-2027 financial framework are unacceptable

Ministry of Justice, September 2, 2019 8:27 PM

The double standards applied in the proposal regarding the European Union’s financial framework for the period between 2021 and 2027 are unacceptable as is the reduction of cohesion funds and the funds of the common agricultural policy, Justice Minister Judit Varga pointed out after she had talks on Monday in Brussels with the minister for European affairs of Finland currently holding the EU presidency.

We commemorate victims of totalitarian dictatorships

Ministry of Justice, August 23, 2019 4:55 PM

With our National Avowal, we reject the limitation of inhumane crimes committed against the Hungarian nation and its citizens during the rule of national socialist and communist dictatorships, János Bóka, Minister of State for International and European Union Justice Cooperation of the Ministry of Justice stressed at a conference held in Warsaw on the day of remembrance for the victims of totalitarian regimes.

Europe itself can only survive if it preserves itself

Ministry of Justice, August 20, 2019 11:40 PM

The thousand-year-old Hungarian nation sends the message to Europe that it can only survive if it preserves itself, and protects its borders, a Europe of nations and Christian freedom, the Justice Minister stated on Tuesday in Miskolc.

A piece of the Berlin Wall was inaugurated in Sopronpuszta

Ministry of Justice, August 20, 2019 6:38 PM

What was the Berlin Wall for the Germans was the Iron Curtain for us Hungarians.

The dominance of multinationals is a major challenge in the European Union

Ministry of Justice, August 11, 2019 8:27 PM

How to regulate the dominance of multinational companies will be one of the greatest challenges of the upcoming decades. A working group is being set up within the Ministry of Justice to review how far the freedom to express opinion and the censorship practiced by the companies extend, and what the situation is within the fields of taxation and data protection. Minister of Justice Judit Varga spoke about the topic at the European Union Point at the Sziget Festival in Budapest.

Hungarians defend, not dismantle Europe’s values

Ministry of Justice, July 27, 2019 3:09 PM

Hungarians are a freedom-loving people, supporters of straight talk and of honouring one’s word, who defend, not dismantle Europe’s values, Justice Minister Judit Varga stressed at a stage discussion entitled ‘Country Image, Nation Image’ held at the 30th Bálványos Summer Open University and Student Camp (Tusványos) in Tusványfürdő on Friday.

Administration of justice is now at the centre of public attention

Ministry of Justice, June 20, 2019 8:06 PM

The efficiency and quality of the administration of justice are now at the centre of public attention both outside and within the European Union, Justice Minister László Trócsányi said at a conference of the Ministry of Justice and the European Public Law Organization (EPLO) held on Thursday in Budapest.