Current Constitutional Developments in Latin America


Online article looking at constitutional law developments in Latin America written by Dante Figueroa who is a Senior Legal Information Analyst at the Law Library of Congress and an Adjunct Professor at the Georgetown University Law Center and Jonathan Arendtwho is a Senior Associate at Albagli Zaliasnik Law Firm. The guide was published in 2016 (and updated in 2021) on the Globalex Website and made freely available by the Hauser Global Law School Program at the New York University School of Law. The article focuses on countries which have recently adopted new constitutions including Venezuela who changed their constitution in 1999, Ecuador who changed in 2008 and Bolivia in 2009. Countries that have recently made amendments to their constitutions are also covered including Mexico, Columbia, Nicaragua and Peru.

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