The Constitutional Court annulled the rules on new courts that should have been accepted by two-thirds of MPs instead of only the half of them.
A summary of EKINT’s viewpoint on recent governmental attacks against NGOs
Published in Élet és Irodalom on 6 January 2017.
The decision of the Constitutional Court on the constitutional review of EU decisions
LMP supports the government in the election of new Constitutional Court judges. The chances of constitutional restoration have been further reduced.
László Majtényi spoke about the results of the US elections and about the failed seventh amendment of the Fundamental Law of Hungary in ATV Start.
The government should initiate democratic discussion on the seventh amendment of the Fundamental Law instead of engaging in political bargaining.
Photos of the cultural and political festival, "Let There Be Republic!" held on 22 October 2016.
László Majtényi’s essay on the seventh amendment of the Fundamental Law was published in Élet és Irodalom on 14 October 2016.
(János Arany: Toldi, translated by William N. Loew) - An analysis of the fifth and sixth years of the Fidesz government by EKINT
Eötvös Károly Policy Institute’s statement on the result of the “quota-referendum” held on 2 October.
22 NGOs protesting against the inhuman politics of the Hungarian government against refugees in a joint statement.
A complex, analysing study about the background and the implications of the "quota-referendum" by the Eötvös Károly Policy Institute.
Video (with English subtitles) about the background of the "quota-referendum" in October by the Eötvös Károly Policy Institute.
The circumstances of the emergence of the sixth amendment on terror threat are still unclear.
EKINT calls upon opposition parties to stick to public and expert deliberation before voting on the sixth amendment of the Fundamental Law.
The proposed amendment of the Fundamental Law has to be rejected. Public and expert deliberation on counterterrorism must be started anew.
The Hungarian government has filled the Constitutional Court with loyal judges to create a judicial rubber stamp for government interests.
As a joint work of EKINT and several other NGOs a comprehensive analysis was prepared on the situation of European values in Hungary.
Joint collection by EKINT, the Hungarian Helsinki Comittee and the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union
Joint analysis by EKINT, the Hungarian Helsinki Comittee and the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union
The draft Constitution decreases the level of protection of fundamental rights.
The second wave of legislation by Hungary’s new Parliament – Violating the rule of law.
Criticism of the First Wave of Legislation by Hungary's new Parliament.
Concerning the execution of the death sentence of Saddam Hussein.
On the Parliamentary Commissioner for Future Generations.
On the election of the President of the Republic.
Constitutional Court decision has been made on the lawfulness of the cases of using a firearm.
Letter to brigadier general Péter Gergényi in the matter of flag burning by László Majtényi.
One of the universally recognized weaknesses of political consciousness in Hungary is the low level of trust in our constitutional institutions
The Iraq conflict has been at the forefront of global politics for about a year.
On the liability of the government to report to the European Union