The Federal Interior Ministry is because of the posting of a former constitutional protectors as a consultant in the Amri Committee of Inquiry in the criticism. The doubts of the members of parliament could not clear out the head of the department of public security in the Ministry, Stefan Kaller. "The conflict of interest through the appointment of Dr. H.,… Continue reading "Dual role of Constitutional Protector in Amri Committee unexplained | ZEIT ONLINE"
09/19/2018 Census 2011 was constitutional Hamburg and Berlin fail in Karlsruhe DPA Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe: The 2011 Census was compatible with the Basic Law The current population of cities and towns has been determined by constitutional methods. This was decided by the Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe on Wednesday after complaints by the city states of… Continue reading "Federal Constitutional Court: Census 2011 was constitutional"
The EU Parliament has called for a rule of law procedure under Article 7 of the EU Treaties against Hungary. 448 MPs voted in favor, 197 against, 48 abstained. This achieved the required two-thirds majority. Now, the EU Council of Ministers must decide whether to initiate proceedings against Hungary. In the extreme case, this could lead to the country losing… Continue reading "EU Parliament calls for constitutional proceedings against Hungary | ZEIT ONLINE"