More than a decade has passed since the inclusion of the institution of
witness protection in Montenegrin judiciary, yet this legal
mechanism has been put into practice just once. Click
According to Article 82 of the Law on Civil Procedure, the court shall appoint a temporary representative to the defendant if it finds, in the course of the proceedings before the first instance court, that the regular procedure for the appointment of the legal representative to the defendant could last so long that it could result in harmful consequences for one or both parties.
“If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.”
The Human Rights National Implementation Division of the Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law (DG-I) (Council of Europe) has published a Glossary of the European Convention on Human Rights in our language. Click