Towards a Constitutional Bill of Rights for the United

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The recall provisions of Article XIII, Section 12, are now in the crosshairs, and are being subjected both to editorial criticism and to legislative “reform” proposals. Approved November, 1962.] SECTION 3 ELECTION AND TERMS OF SUPREME COURT JUDGES. The governor shall have power to remit fines and forfeitures, to grant reprieves, commutations and pardons after conviction, for all offenses except treason and cases of impeachment; but the legislature may by law regulate the manner in which the remission of fines, pardons, commutations and reprieves may be applied for.

Pages: 704

Publisher: Pinter (October 1, 1999)

ISBN: 1855675293

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