[JURIST] The Constitutional Court of Romania [official website, in Romanian] on Wednesday rejected a law that would have changed the country's electoral system, deeming it unconstitutional. The proposed system, which is based on first-past-the-post voting, would have replaced the mixed majority and proportional system currently in place. It was planned to be implemented for the upcoming November elections. The ruling leftist Social Liberal Union (SLU) had passed the proposed change that would have given its leader and the country's Prime...

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