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Daily Archives: 2012-08-06

The Constitution and the need for Straightforward Simplicity

By Ghui - I read about the High Court ruling against the application of Hougang resident Vellama Marie Muthu for a declaration that the Prime Minister does not have "unfettered discretion" in determining when to hold by-elections with some consternation.  I am certainly no expert on Constitutional law but it would appear to me that the reasoning behind that decision …

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The Constitution and the need for Straightforward Simplicity

By Ghui - I read about the High Court ruling against the application of Hougang resident Vellama Marie Muthu for a declaration that the Prime Minister does not have "unfettered discretion" in determining when to hold by-elections with some consternation.  I am certainly no expert on Constitutional law but it would appear to me that the reasoning behind that decision …

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