Unprecedented 39 petitions challenge 20th Amendment before Sri Lanka's Supreme Court

The Supreme Court this morning September 29, will begin proceedings to hear Fundamental Rights applications filed by an unprecedented 39 individuals and organisations against the proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution

Sep 29, 2020
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The Supreme Court this morning September 29, will begin proceedings to hear Fundamental Rights applications filed by an unprecedented 39 individuals and organisations against the proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution.

Chief Justice Jayantha Jayasuriya, Justices Buveneka Aluwihare, Sisira de Abrew, Priyantha Jayawardana and Vijith Malalgoda are in the bench, the courts have announced.
 
The initial decision for the Apex Court will be to decide on Leave to Proceed, that is whether the petitions will be heard.

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