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BBC - Egypt court suspends constitutional assembly


BBC - April 11, 2012
 

Several lawsuits had demanded Cairo's Administrative Court block the decision to form the panel as it did not reflect the diversity of Egyptian society.

They said women, young people and minorities were under-represented.

Once the assembly has produced a draft, it will be put to a referendum. It had been hoped that would take place before May's presidential election.


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