Review and judgement of laws passed by Parliament not in king’s power, says lawyer – Kaniva Tonga | Largest New Zealand-based Tongan news service


The king had no right to judge the merits of legislation passed by Parliament, according to a New Zealand legal expert. Dr Rodney Harrison said that under the 2010 Constitution, review and evaluation of the merits of legislation passed by the General Assembly did not fall within the scope of the king’s powers of sanction […]

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