Towards a Theory of “Unconventional Constitutional Amendments”: Some Lessons from the Baka Case

Verso una teoria degli emendamenti costituzionali non convenzionali: alcune lezioni dal caso Baka

  • Marco Antonio Simonelli

Abstract

The article aims at proposing a theory of unconventional constitutional amendments. The introduction illustrates the scope and structure of the paper
(Section A). The First Section briefly explains the main doctrines on the unconstitutionality of constitutional amendments. Section 2 presents the background of the case Baka v. Hungary. In the third Section, we analyse the reasoning of the ECtHR in the framework of this paper. Finally, the conclusion (Section 4) provides some ideas to implement a theory of unconventional constitutional amendments.


Keywords: ECHR; ECtHR; Constitutional Revision; Hungary; Baka

Published
Jul 10, 2019
How to Cite
SIMONELLI, Marco Antonio. Towards a Theory of “Unconventional Constitutional Amendments”: Some Lessons from the Baka Case. DPCE Online, [S.l.], v. 39, n. 2, july 2019. ISSN 2037-6677. Available at: <http://www.dpceonline.it/index.php/dpceonline/article/view/745>. Date accessed: 22 may 2022.
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II - Sezione Monografica