Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s Constitution of 1972 with Amendments through 2016


Judicial Independence

 
Article 160. In administering justice, the Court is independent, and judicial proceedings are carried out in strict accordance with the law.
 

Attorney General’s Office

 
Article 91. The Supreme People’s Assembly has the authority to: […] 11. appoint or remove the Prosecutor-general, […] .

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