Bulgaria: Sofia Court Official Quits One Job in Wiretap Flap
Vladimira Yaneva, president of the Sofia City Court, has resigned in the wake of an alleged illegal wiretapping scandal. She will keep her job as a judge.
last week by the Supreme Judicial Council, handed in her resignation late Monday.Yaneva, who was suspended
Novinite reports that Bogdana Zhelyavska, one of her deputies, will act as interim president until Yaneva is replaced.
In December 2014, 15 judges from the Sofia City Court called for Yaneva’s resignation, with the support of seven ambassadors to Bulgaria.