On 27th of December, 2017 the Rights Information Center NGO has organized discussion of the “Accessibility problems monitoring of the provided free legal assistance to the citizens involved in the military and civil cases in the Syunik District’s Court of the First Instance” report. Military officers, Military Police officers‚ investigators‚ lawyers‚ advocates‚ members of the Goris community council‚ journalists‚ representatives of the non-governmental organizations‚ interested people and active citizens.
The report and it suggestions about the effectiveness of the provided free legal aid and the necessity to improve the quality of it were presented during this public discussion. An effective discussion was held with the present people‚ in the result of which there are new suggestions referring to the field. The military officials agreed with the problems inserted in the report‚ particularly‚ with the problem of the court session delays‚ problems of the accessibility of the free legal aid‚ and the right of the conscripts to have a public defender.