Effectiveness of criminal law in time

Effectiveness of criminal law in time Within the framework of legal information, the Human Rights Ombudsman explains the effectiveness of criminal law in time. In accordance with Clause 1 of Article 9 of the DPR Criminal Code, criminality and punishability of an act are determined by the criminal law in force at the time of […]

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Appeal against a decision on bringing to administrative responsibility

As part of the legal education of citizens and raising awareness among the population, the Ombudsman provides clarifications about an appeal against a decision on bringing to administrative responsibility. Bringing to administrative responsibility is carried out on the basis of a decision issued following the results of consideration of the protocol on administrative responsibility. In […]

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Rights and benefits of donors

The donation is an exceptional opportunity to help an unfamiliar person and possibly even save someone’s life. Donated blood is indispensable and priceless. Therefore, being a donor is an honorary mission that deserves the highest praise. The Law of the DPR “On donation of blood and blood components” establishes that a donor can be any […]

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Documents confirming status of participants in hostilities and family member of deceased in defense of Donetsk People’s Republic are approved

On 27 October, the Decree of the Head of the DPR of 21.10.2020 №368 “On approval of the Procedure for issuing documents confirming the status of a participant in hostilities and a family member of the deceased in the defense of the Donetsk People’s Republic” entered into force. Thus, the procedure for issuing documents confirming […]

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New changes in legislation

Representatives of the Human Rights Ombudsman in the Donetsk People’s Republic on 24 September attended a regular plenary meeting of the autumn session of the People’s Council of the DPR of the II convocation. In the course of legislative activity, the following draft laws were adopted by the deputies of the People’s Council of the […]

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On material evidence

The Human rights Ombudsman explains the norms of the current legislation enshrining the legal status of things, money and other property seized from citizens by law enforcement agencies during a search, seizure. In accordance with Clause 1 of Article 201 of the DPR Criminal Procedure Code during a search or seizure, only items and documents […]

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Keeping of pet animals

Pets create a special atmosphere in our homes, bring positive emotions, defuse emotional tensions and help to overcome feel lonely. However, it is necessary to recall owners of pets about basic requirements on the maintenance of pet animals. According to Article 9 of Law of Ukraine “On protecting pet animals from violated treatment” as amended […]

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