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The Appeal Court Did not Return Recreation Status to the Digomi Park
The Tbilisi Appeal Court did not change the verdict of the Tbilisi City Court and did not satisfy the suit of Ana Gabriadze and Caucasian Environmental NGO Network (CENN); they protested the amended status of one part of the Digomi forest-park.

“Curse-Therapy” In Gldani Jail Hospital
Inmate of the Rustavi Prison # 17 Rudic Ovakimyan urges the state institutions and non-governmental organizations for help. Ovakimyan is ill and complains about doctors.

Interview with Deputy Minister of Justice Regarding the ECHR Judgment
-The European Court of Human Rights has partly satisfied the suitor’s request in the case of Enukidze and Girgvliani vs. Georgia. The court has instructed the Georgian state to pay the families €50, 000. As a representative of Georgia at the trial, did you expect this type of judgment from the court?

Extortion At Sarpi Custom House in the Name of State
More and more people face problems at the Sarpi Custom House. Custom officers seize the purchased goods from most of them claiming they have breached the new rules of duty-payment according to the instruction of the Minister of Finances released on February 1, 2011. However, the stories of the citizens do not show any signs of violation.

Georgia: Will Music Drown Out the News in Tbilisi?
Georgia’s main regulatory authority for radio and television says preference in the granting of broadcast licenses will be given to applicants that seek to entertain, rather than inform. Some observers in Tbilisi see the announcement as a government attempt to manipulate upcoming presidential and legislative elections.

Turned Up Newspapers in Georgia on the International Day of Press Freedom
On the twentieth anniversary of the International Day of Press Freedom, May 3, famous international organization rated Georgian media as “partly free” again.

Vasil Sanodze will Receive Medical Treatment in Israel
The Head of General Inspection of the Ministry of Internal Affairs was taken to Ghudushauri Clinic on May 3 in the morning. He was severely injured in the area of head by the gun. Yesterday night, the wounded official was taken to one of the clinic in Israel from Tbilisi international airport.

Action in front of Parliament under Supervision of “Men in Black”
The member NGOs of Tbilisi Human Rights House and the “mobilized citizens” held a theatrical action dedicated to the media freedom on May 3 in front of the Parliament.

Title Seized, Physically Abused and Fired from Job
Badri Khitarishvili, former commander of the transport unit of the fourth infantry brigade of the land force of the Defense Ministry of Georgia was intimidated in the General Headquarters as a denouncer; commander tore off the symbols of the fourth infantry brigade and badge of the military officer from the uniform, beat him and then fired from the Army.

Lives of Eco-migrants Under Threat
According to official data, 35 204 families are registered in Georgia as the sufferers of natural disasters, 11 thousands out of which need urgent evacuation. The severity and the large-scale nature of this problem necessitate the need of establishing the common, complex state strategy.

Vanished 939 700 GEL
The population of the village Aghtaklia of Gardabani region is concerned – how safe it was to build houses near the river Mtkvari. Due to abundant sediments, the river Mtkvari has flooded and put 9 houses in danger. The water has destroyed several crofts.

Grigol Kharebava: “Detainees During Protest Rally Targeted to Aggressive and Degrading Treatment in the Detention Setting”
Grigol (Kakha) Kharebava told the Human Rights Center about his 20-day administrative imprisonment. He was detained at the protest rally in front of the Supreme Court of Georgia.

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Do you positively evaluate the system of obligatory accumulative pension?
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Women – victims of violence
Growing older has one more privilege besides the years-long experience – you personally participate in the change of public opinions. These changes are
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Sexual Minorities in Georgian Prisons


Forgotten by government veterans
Every year, fewer and fewer veterans of the World War II meet the Victory Day. The society receives information about them only on
Villages of the Hopeless
What happened to Dream of Justice Revival?


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