The three-level system of parole involving the administration of penitentiary institutions, independent committee and court needs improvement. The current system seems problematic. This statement was made by the members of the Group of Public Observers Conducting Public Monitoring of Penitentiary Institutions and Bodies of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia at the Media Center hosted press conference.
Members of the Group of Public Observers Arayik Zalyan, Ani Vardanyan and Hasmik Harutyunyan, as well as Head of the Group Ruben Sargsyan spoke on the parole issues and presented statistical figures on the parole cases over recent three years. In addition, the speakers published proposals which will regulate the system and solve a number of problems.