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An exercise in democracy: invalid

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Earlier today, the Icelandic Supreme Court ruled that the election to the Icelandic constitutional assembly was invalid. The ruling came after a few of those who stood for election turned to the courts, believing that the election hadn’t followed the proper course.

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Written by Sigrún Davídsdóttir

January 25th, 2011 at 4:00 pm

Posted in Iceland

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  1. I hope the ruling – hard to stomach it may be – had a sound legal basis and is not a result of compromised (read corrupt) justices.

  2. No, the ruling seems sound. No one has yet criticised it.

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