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International Commission of Jurists: Sri Lanka - Parliament Should Reject Government's Move to Repeal and Replace 19th Amendment to Constitution
September 15, 2020
GENEVA, Switzerland, Sept. 15 (TNSLeg) -- The International Commission of Jurists issued the following news release on Sept. 14:

The Sri Lankan parliament should reject the Sri Lankan Government's efforts to amend the country's constitution to provide unfettered powers to the President while encroaching on the powers of the legislature and infringing upon the independence of the judiciary, said the ICJ today.

"The proposed 20th Amendment, which bestows an already p . . .

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