World’s 5 intrusive Supreme Courts

EGYPT

The court: 21 judges appointed by the president for life terms

Activism: Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court cemented its reputation as one of the world’s most active judiciaries on June 14 when it dissolved the country’s Islamist-controlled parliament, throwing the country’s electoral process for yet another loop. The decision followed a ruling in May that barred 10 candidates from the . . . → Read More: World’s 5 intrusive Supreme Courts