` Turkey’s Court Annuls Parts of the Law Tightening Governmental Control of the Judiciary Dealing a Blow to Erdogan’s Plans ‘

#AceWorldNews – CAIRO – April 11 – Turkey’s Constitutional Court annulled parts of a law tightening government control of the judiciary, Reuters said, citing local media reports.

Articles granting the justice minister powers over the High Council of Judges and Prosecutors were reportedly cancelled.

The move deals a blow to a reform seen as part of a bid by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to snuff out a corruption scandal.


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