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Judges Protest for Higher Wages, Better Work Conditions

Ljubljana, 8 April - Slovenian judges staged a one-hour protest on Tuesday, displeased with a wage reform that they believe will in effect undermine the independence of the judiciary.

Ljubljana
Ivan Robnik, the president of the Ljubljana Higher Labour and Social Court (left) and district court judge Darja Novak Krajsek present the reasons for the judges' protest.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Judges stage a token protest demanding higher wages in the judiciary.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
Judges stage a token protest demanding higher wages in the judiciary.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
District court judge Darja Novak Krajsek presenting the reasons for the judges' protest.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

Ljubljana
District court judge Darja Novak Krajsek presenting the reasons for the judges' protest.
Photo: Domen Groegl/STA

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