Attorney General will not resign: ‘Holders of public office have …


Attorney General Peter Grech will not resign from his post, telling The Malta Independent that a only two-thirds parliamentary majority can remove him from his position.

Grech was asked about the possibility of a resignation following Civil Society Network’s calls at the end of Sunday’s demonstration for his removal and the removal of the police commissioner, and for the government to replace them with two other nominees approved by two-thirds of Parliament.

Grech told this newspaper, “The Constitution states that the Attorney General is removable from office by the President acting upon an address of the House of Representatives supported by

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