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    • David Olesker
    • 08.04.12 | 10:00 (IDT)

    No UK court can annul a law passed by Parliament on the grounds of that its "unconstitutional" That was the situation in Israel until 1995 when the Supreme Court invented the right to do so without there ever having been explicit legislative authorization to do so. What this bill represents is a belated opportunity to have the public debate we should have had 17 years ago.

    from the article: Justice Minister pushing for bill that aims to reinstate law struck down by Israel's Supreme Court
    First published 00:51 08.04.12 | Last updated 00:51 08.04.12
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