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Tuerk Urges Constitutional Amendments to Lift Load on Top Court

Ljubljana, 24 April - Slovenian President Danilo Tuerk has asked parliament to amend the Constitution in order to lift the load on Slovenia's highest court. In a rare address to the National Assembly, Tuerk said that the reform of the Constitutional Court "is badly needed".

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (pictured) addressing the parliament on the issues of the Constitutional Court and other bodies of the judicial power.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (pictured) addressing the parliament on the issues of the Constitutional Court and other bodies of the judicial power.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (pictured) addressing the parliament on the issues of the Constitutional Court and other bodies of the judicial power.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (pictured) addressing the parliament on the issues of the Constitutional Court and other bodies of the judicial power.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (centre) after his address to the parliament regarding the work and the role of the Constitutional Court and other bodies of the judicial power.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (pictured) addressing the parliament on the issues of the Constitutional Court and other bodies of the judicial power.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
President Danilo Tuerk (centre) ahead of his address to the parliament regarding the work and the role of the Constitutional Court and other bodies of the judicial power.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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