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According to The Jakarta Post, there is more fallout from the Akil Mochtar scandal late last year. This time, allegations have arisen that KPK Deputy Chair Bambang Widjojanto asked Akil Mochtar for help getting appointed to the KPK. Read the whole article here.

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June 18, 2014 · 18:05

My latest article about Myanmar’s Constitutional Tribunal…

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June 11, 2014 · 19:40

The Lady Rallies the Masses Once Again – by Min Zin

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June 9, 2014 · 16:41

New analysis of the Indonesian Constitutional Court’s elections jurisprudence by Stefanus Hendrianto, Santa Clara University

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June 5, 2014 · 16:08

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June 3, 2014 · 11:09

New Mandala published a pretty damning article claiming that Thailand has become a juristocracy. I disagree on the extent and uniformity of the partisanship (see my 2010 New Mandala piece for my thoughts), but I think Eugenie provides an interesting point on the importance of the judicial oath of office and how it differs from oath for other important political officials.

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May 31, 2014 · 12:45

Former Indonesian Constitutional Court Chief Justice Mahfud MD has agreed to head the executive board of the Prabowo-Hatta presidential campaign…

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May 29, 2014 · 18:08