[JURIST] The European Union [official website] said Wednesday that Hungary must change two controversial laws [memo; press release] that went into effect with the country's new constitution on January 1 in order to comply with EU law before aid will be provided to the country. Hungary requested financial aid from the EU and the International Monetary Fund [official website] last year [AP report]. The EU stated that laws which lowered the mandatory retirement age of judges and affected the independence...

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