[JURIST] A former candidate in Egypt's presidential election and several non-government organizations filed a lawsuit on Tuesday challenging Egypt's interim constitution, which was put in place by the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) [NYT backgrounder]. SCAF amended the constitution on Monday, adding a provision which will transfer power to the newly elected president [JURIST report] by the end of this month, but maintaining broad authority for SCAF officials until the new constitution is created. Specifically, SCAF maintains the...

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