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Constitutional Amendment to Be Implemented (January 23, 2015) by Constance Johnson

Sri Lanka's Prime Minister, Ranil Wickramasinghe, stated on January 21, 2015, that the country will implement ...

Topic: Constitution; Racial and ethnic relations; State and local government
Jurisdiction: Sri Lanka

Sixteenth Amendment to Constitution Empowers Parliament to Impeach Justices (November 10, 2014) by Shameema Rahman

Bangladesh Act No XIII of 2014 amended the Constitution of Bangladesh, empowering Parliament ...

Topic: Constitution; Judiciary; Legislative powers
Jurisdiction: Bangladesh

New Law on State Attorneys (November 04, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On October 14, 2014, the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's legislature, adopted the Law on the Procuracy. (

Topic: Constitution; Crime and law enforcement; Government; Judiciary; Lawyers and legal services
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

Pledge to Consider Amending Constitutional Provision Giving Military the Power to Veto Amendments (November 03, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on November 2, 2014, that Myanmar's parliament, the Assembly of the Union (Pyidaungsu ...

Topic: Constitution
Jurisdiction: Burma

Law Students Protest Ban on Being Hired as Prosecutors (October 31, 2014) by George Sadek

On October 20, 2014, a group of law students who had been denied positions in Egypt's ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Education; Judiciary; Constitution
Jurisdiction: Egypt

Cabinet Adoption of Constitutional Interpretation Allowing Japan to Engage in Collective Self Defense (August 04, 2014) by Sayuri Umeda

Japan's Cabinet adopted a resolution on July 1, 2014, that allows Japanese Self Defense Forces (SDF) ...

Topic: Constitution; Military law; National security
Jurisdiction: Japan

Constitutional Right to Personal Identity (July 11, 2014) by Norma Gutierrez

On June 17, 2014, Mexico published an amendment to article 4 of the ...

Topic: Birth certificates and registration; Constitution
Jurisdiction: Mexico

Marriage Defined as Between One Man and One Woman (June 10, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On June 4, 2014, the National Council of the Slovak Republic (NCSR, the country's parliament) adopted ...

Topic: Constitution; Families ; Human rights; Marriage and family status; Same-sex marriage
Jurisdiction: Slovak Republic

Constitutional Decision Upholding Decriminalization of Soft Drugs (June 09, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

On May 29, 2014, the Criminal Chamber of Italy's Supreme Court (Corte Suprema di Cassazione), upheld ...

Topic: Constitution; Controlled substances; Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Italy

Constitutional Amendment Approved (June 09, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

On May 27, 2014, the Brazilian Federal Senate approved a proposal for a constitutional amendment that ...

Topic: Constitution; Drug trafficking; Labor
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Concept for Constitutional Amendments Announced (May 09, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On April 10, 2014, the Commission on Constitutional Reforms, established under the President of Armenia, announced ...

Topic: Constitution; Government
Jurisdiction: Armenia

Groundbreaking Supreme Court Award for Unlawful Loss of Citizenship (April 30, 2014) by Edith Palmer

On April 23, 2014, the Swedish Supreme Court rendered a groundbreaking verdict against the state, requiring ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Constitution; Supreme court
Jurisdiction: Sweden

Debate over Right of Interim President to Regulate Parliamentary Elections (April 25, 2014) by George Sadek

There is a current debate in Egypt between two groups of legal scholars on whether the ...

Topic: Constitution; Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Egypt

President Promulgates Electoral Political Reform (March 31, 2014) by Norma Gutierrez

On February 10, 2014, a decree published in Mexico's federal gazette amended, added, and repealed many ...

Topic: Constitution; Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Mexico

Legislation on Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances Found Partially Unconstitutional (March 27, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

On February 12, 2014, the ConstitutionaI Court of the ItaIian RepubIic (Corte CostituzionaIe deIIa ReppubIica ItaIiana, ...

Topic: Controlled substances; Crime and law enforcement; Constitution
Jurisdiction: Italy

Call for More Women in Parliament (March 21, 2014) by Constance Johnson

A prominent human rights activist has called on the parliament of Swaziland to live up to ...

Topic: Constitution; Legislative bodies; Women's rights
Jurisdiction: Swaziland

Formation of New Government Creates Constitutional Conundrum (March 06, 2014) by Issam Saliba

On February 15, 2014, a new government was formed in Lebanon after more than ten months ...

Topic: Constitution; Legislative bodies
Jurisdiction: Lebanon

Constitutional Amendment on Energy (February 12, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

In December 2013, the Mexican government approved an amendment to a number of provisions on energy ...

Topic: Constitution; Energy; Oil and gas; Power generation and transmission
Jurisdiction: Mexico

Government Actions Against Judiciary Raise Concerns (February 03, 2014) by Kelly Buchanan

Potential Constitutional Crisis

On January 31, 2014, it was reported that the Government ...

Topic: Constitution; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Nauru

Constitution Approved in Popular Referendum (January 30, 2014) by George Sadek

On January 19, 2014, a final draft of the Egyptian Constitution was approved by 98% of ...

Topic: Constitution
Jurisdiction: Egypt

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Last updated: January 23, 2015