Blog of the International Journal of Constitutional Law

Tag: Abdullah Alsabah

  • Kuwait’s Political Adolescence: The Controversies of Constitutional Reform

    —Dr. Fatima AlMatar, Kuwait University, Department of Public Law The political situation of Kuwait today resembles 17th century Britain, where the Amir[1] still has the power to dissolve parliament whenever he pleases so long as he provides a reason for doing so, and so long as the parliament is not dissolved again on the same grounds (article 107).