Latvia’s Constitution of 1922,Reinstated in 1991, with Amendments through 2016
Article 83. Judges shall be independent and subject only to the law.
Judicial Council or Parallel Institutions
Article 84. Judicial appointments shall be confirmed by the Saeima and they shall be irrevocable. The Saeima may remove judges from office against their will only in the cases provided for by law, based upon a decision of the Judicial Disciplinary Board or a judgment of the Court in a criminal case. The age of retirement from office for judges may be determined by law.