The Pre-Vetting Commission has concluded the resumed evaluation of judge Angela Bostan, candidate to SCM

The Pre-Vetting Commission announces the finalization of the resumed evaluation of judge Angela Bostan, candidate for the position of member in the Superior Council of Magistracy (SCM). According to the Commission, the candidate failed the resumed evaluation, as the candidate does not meet the financial integrity criterion. The decision was sent today to the candidate and the SCM, the institution responsible for organizing the competition.

The decision on the resumed evaluation will be published only with the candidate’s consent. Angela Bostan Miron has 48 hours to inform the Commission is she agrees or opposes the publication of the decision. If no such notification is sent to the Commission, the decision will be published on the Commission’s website, in a depersonalized form, in Romanian and English. The candidate was not publicly heard on November 23, 2023.

Judge Angela Bostan was re-evaluated after the Supreme Court of Justice, on 1 August 2023, annulled several of the Commission’s decisions and ordered the re-evaluation of the candidates. Out of the 21 re-evaluated candidates, one candidate passed the resumed evaluation, four failed and two candidates withdrew from the competition during the resumed evaluation process. Currently the Commission is re-evaluating 14 candidates for positions of member in the SCM.