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  1. 11. news | 13 Jan 2015

    New charter allows direct petitions

    By Online Reporters

    » Anyone can directly file a petition with the Constitutional Court or the attorney general if he learns someone is plotting to topple democracy or seize the ruling power under the new charter.

  2. 12. news | 13 Jan 2015

    Charter court 'to ease crises'


    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » The Constitution Drafting Committee yesterday approved a proposal that the Constitutional Court should be empowered to rule on disputes that are not covered by any other provisions in the charter.

  3. 13. news | 10 Jan 2015

    Impeachment could mean life ban under new charter

    By Online Reporters

    » Impeached politicians will be banned from politics for life under the new charter, drafters said on Saturday.

  4. 14. news | 05 Jan 2015

    Abhisit urges vote on charter


    By Aekarach Sattaburuth, Newspaper section: News

    » Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva has repeated his call for a public referendum on a new charter, saying political conflicts could reignite without one.

  5. 15. news | 29 Dec 2014

    Charter 'will weaken' politicians

    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » Critics have slammed charter drafters' proposals for the new constitution as favouring high-ranking state officials and weakening political parties.   

  6. 16. news | 26 Dec 2014

    Charter panel says PM can be a non-MP

    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » The prime minister, under a charter change proposal, does not have to be a member of the House of Representatives, a spokesman of the Constitution Drafting Committee (CDC) said yesterday.

  7. 17. news | 21 Dec 2014

    Lawmakers rebut claims of charter fix

    By Mongkol Bangprapa, Newspaper section: News

    » Constitution Drafting Committee chairman Borwornsak Uwanno on Saturday rejected media claims the new charter has been predetermined, saying writing will begin on Jan 12.

  8. 18. news | 20 Dec 2014

    CDA favours charter referendum

    By Aekarach Sattaburuth

    » Charter drafters have thrown their support behind holding a referendum on a new constitution once it is drawn up, spokesman Lertrat Rattanawanich said on Saturday.

  9. 19. news | 17 Dec 2014

    Charter to boost people’s voice on the environment


    By Apinya Wipatayotin, Newspaper section: News

    » The new constitution will empower people to protect their right to live in a healthy environment and manage their own resources, says an environmental scientist who is a member of the charter drafting committee.

  10. 20. news | 13 Dec 2014

    NLA readies final charter proposals

    By Aekarach Sattaburuth, Newspaper section: News

    » The National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Friday finalised its recommendations for the drafting of a new charter, parts of which call for separation of powers between the government and parliament through direct electio...

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