Work of prosecutor's offices of the states–participants of the CIS with the citizens letters

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Candidate for Ph.D. (Law) at the Academy of the Prosecutor General's Office of the Russian Federation.


In this article author in detail analyzes rights of citizens to address to public authorities and local governments in the countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States. In detail ways of complaints submission by citizens and their associations are presented. Author gives distinctions and general similar provisions of statements, submitted to the prosecutor's offices and local governments in the CIS countries consideration and processing. Special attention is given to the realization of prosecutor's powers in the sphere of supervision over the procedural activity of bodies conducting preliminary investigation, including in part reception and consideration of complaints on the actions of bodies conducting preliminary investigation. One of the key moments of the present article - is analysis of the Commonwealth country’s legislation, which leads to the most effective measures of illegal actions identification, which are realized in: check, audit, involvement of experts, and also call of officials and citizens for giving explanations concerning law violations.


prosecutor's office, CIS, consequence, letter, violated rights, citizens, submission of the complaint, inquiry bodies, local governments, offenses, legislation.


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