Comoros’s Constitution of 2001 with Amendments through 2009


Judicial Independence

Article 28. The judicial power shall be independent of the legislative power and the executive power. In the exercise of their functions the judges shall only be subject to the authority of the law. Judges shall be irremovable from office. The President of the Republic shall be the guarantor of the independence of the judiciary. He shall be assisted by the High Council of the Judiciary, whose composition, organization and functioning as well as the procedure to be followed before it shall be determined by Institutional Act. An Institutional Act shall regulate the status of judges and prosecutors.

Judicial Council or Parallel Institution

Article 28. […] The President of the Republic shall be the guarantor of the independence of the judiciary. He shall be assisted by the High Council of the Judiciary, whose composition, organization and functioning as well as the procedure to be followed before it shall be determined by Institutional Act. An Institutional Act shall regulate the status of judges and prosecutors.

General Assembly - October 16, 2019

Report on the UN Basic Principles on the Independence of the Judiciary

Human Rights Council - June 24, 2019

Report on freedom of expression, association and peaceful assembly of judges and prosecutors

General Assembly - October 25, 2018

Report on Bar Associations

Human Rights Council - June 22, 2018

Report on Judicial Councils

General Assembly -October 17, 2017

Report on Judicial Corruption and Organized Crime

Human Rights Council - June 12, 2017

Report on Judicial Corruption and Organized Crime