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Comparative Constitutional Law

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A Tabular Presentation of Constitutional/Judicial
   Review Around the World

     Different models of constitutional courts as special bodies that as protectors of constitutionality enjoy a certain legal superiority in relation to the other branches of power. From an organisational point of view, it is possible to distinguish different current models of constitutional/judicial review. Furthermore, constitutional courts are here also presented from the point of view of their powers exercised in accordance with constitutional and statutory regulations in force.


• Map

     The map presents the aforementioned constitutional and judicial review models arranged by main regions: Europe, Eastern Europe, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, as well as North, Central, and South America. These models are presented by different colours.


• Charts

     Statistical charts