50) Entrenching the rules of formal amendment in a constitutional
text provides a roadmap for effecting constitutional
changes that range from modest to major, without having to write an entirely new constitution, resort to irregular methods of constitutional
renewal, or take up arms.
The narrative in the book is framed within the concept of constitutional
moments, as developed by Bruce Ackerman in the United States context.
In preparation for the meetings, President of the Constitutional
Court Salem bin Mohammed Al Kuwari received President of The Union of Arab Courts and Constitutional
Councils and Vice President of Egypt's Supreme Constitutional
An example in point is the case of the Russian Constitutional
Court which was altogether suspended in 1993 by the President Boris Yeltsin after it had sided with the Parliament in a dispute between it and the President.
Hikmat said this meeting is in line with the efforts of the Constitutional
Court to consolidate ties and cooperation with the Arab courts and constitutional
councils and impart legal and constitutional
Kyrgyzstan was represented by a delegation of the Constitutional
Chamber of the Supreme Court led by Chairman of the Chamber Mukambet Kasymaliyev.
In my previous column, I quoted Erdoy-an's remarks about the Constitutional
Court's Twitter decision.
Constitutionalism and the principle of the rule of law have strengthened the sense of the existence and jurisdiction of constitutional
Much of the current debate among politicians, members of the media, and the American public does not actually discuss constitutional
Interpretive practice is supplemented through a process of constitutional
Commenting on the decision taken by Turkey's top legal body Constitutional
Court to annul some articles of the constitutional
package, Turkish Interior Minister Besir Atalay said, "It is not the court's duty to deal with the merits of the matter.
But when judges confidently and correctly know something about a strongly held view in the polity, that view could be part of the constitutional
The executive and legislative authorities should regulate the Constitutional
Court's work with a law rather the Constitutional
Court itself with rules of procedure.
Bulgaria's ethnic Turkish party DPS is going to file a suit with the ECHR disputing a ruling of the Bulgarian Constitutional
Court under which it loses one MP seat.
The Lustration, the external evaluation, the religious instruction, the church on the main square, the patriotic fiscal bill are just some parts of the Government's project that the Constitutional
Court has either repealed or is on its way to do so.