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Court asked to halt charter push

Senator calls for block on amendment process

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  • Writer: Mongkol Bangprapa, Manop Thip-Osod & Aekarach Sattaburuth
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The Constitution Court will on Wednesday consider a petition by a senator asking it to issue an injunction against the charter amendments now being debated in parliament. 

The petition was submitted to the court on Tuesday by Senator Somchai Sawaengkarn.

A senior judge said there were three possible Constitution Court decisions. First the court could reject the petition or it could accept the case without issuing an injunction. Or the court could accept the case and issue an injunction.

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