2019. október 17. 16:59
Az alkotmánymódosításokkal kapcsolatos kulcskérdésekre keresi a választ új könyvében a kanadai származású, Amerikában élő alkotmányjogász professzor, Richard Albert. A könyvben alkotmányozók mellet végzett tanácsadói tevékenysége tapasztalataira épít, és egyben átfogó képet ad a világban fellelhető, alkotmánymódosítással összefüggő hagyományokról.
2019. október 11. 14:52
A természetes környezet „jogainak” védelme érdekében alkotmánymódosítás iránti javaslatot nyújtott be az egyik svéd képviselőnő. A javaslat jogalanyisággal ruházná fel a természetet annak érdekében, hogy megvédje az emberek általi kihasználástól és pusztítástól.
“The pressure to standardize constitutions is a pernicious assault on national autonomy” - conversation with Professor Nelson Lund2019. július 3. 15:00
The pressure to standardize constitutions around the world is a pernicious assault on national autonomy and individual freedom by unelected elites who think they know what’s best for everyone else. I think it is very important to preserve the Second Amendment, as well as many other American rights that are unpopular with those who hope for an internationalization of constitutional law – says Nelson Lund, Professor of Law at Antonin Scalia School of Law, George Mason University during a conversation with Lénárd Sándor, researcher at the American Studies Research Institute of the National University of Public Service, located in Budapest.
'Constitutional education is key in addressing the constitutional challenges of our time' – conversation with Professor Jeffrey Rosen, President of the National Constitution Center2019. április 4. 14:01
Lénárd Sándor, researcher at the American Studies Research Institute of the National University of Public Service, located in Budapest, Hungary spoke with Professor Jeffrey Rosen, president of the National Constitution Center, professor of law at George Washington University and one of the leading constitutional scholars of America about the establishment and mission of the National Constitution Center; about the role of the U.S. Supreme Court in an increasingly polarized America, and about what the American experience on judicial activism is revealing. In the course of the conversation they also touched upon recent constitutional dilemmas brought by the digital era along with contemporary constitutional challenges around the world.
2015. szeptember 30. 13:54
The changes of the electoral system became inevitable because the Constitutional Court declared different elements of the applicable laws unconstitutional twice, in 2005 and 2010.
2014. március 13. 15:08
How Hungary went from having one of the most admired legal systems in the world to the most worrying symbol of democratic decline in Europe.
2013. április 5. 9:12
Your campaign against Hungary based on distortions of facts and the free use of unsubstantiated opinions will not deter us from doing what we think is right for Hungary and the Hungarian people.
2013. március 28. 14:11
The institutional erosion in Budapest clearly violates the spirit of fundamental European values.
2013. március 22. 11:00
I'd like to congratulate the Hungarian government for the many laudable things in the new constitution.
2013. március 21. 9:18
Fidesz has gathered all of the powers of the Hungarian government into its own hands, without checks from any other political quarter and without any limits on what it can do.
2013. március 21. 9:01
Hungary has been a constitutional democracy, respecting the rule of law and the rights of the citizen ever since the transition to democracy more than twenty years ago.
2013. március 20. 17:45
On Tuesday, March 19, the Helsinki Commission of the United States Congress held a hearing on Hungary, entitled “The Trajectory of Democracy – Why Hungary Matters.” Among those testifying, only one was from Hungary: Dr. József Szájer, Member of the European Parliament from Fidesz. The Globe reached Dr. Szájer by phone just after the hearing. The following is our interview.
2013. március 14. 14:42
Viktor Orbán triggered alarm bells around Europe in 2011 when he used a two-thirds majority in parliament to push through a series of measures that concentrated political power.
2013. március 3. 9:26
The government is now seeking revenge for the various defeats it has suffered by introducing into the Parliament a 15-page constitutional amendment that reverses its losses.
2013. január 10. 10:18
One of the most widely discussed topics of 2012 was the Government of Hungary’s new law requiring voters to register in order to exercise their right to vote, which according to Hungary’s Constitutional Court would be unconstitutional, so it won’t happen in the near future.
2013. január 7. 9:00
Fidesz decided to end its controversial push for voter registration, which is arguably the party’s most significant concession since it was elected to a two thirds majority in Parliament in 2010.