Twenty civil society organisations widely condemned the current text of the draft
law in a joint statement released on Thursday.
The electoral draft
law would divide Lebanon into 13 electoral districts -- cutting the number stipulated under today's law by almost half -- and adopting proportional representation.
Paddy Power - quarterbacks drafted
in first round: 3-10 under 3.5, 11-5 over 3.5; running backs drafted
in first round: 4-6 under 1.5, 11-10 over 1.5; cornerbacks drafted
in first round: 8-11 under 3.5, Evs over 3.5; linebackers drafted
in first round: evens under 5.5, evs over 5.5; defensive ends drafted
in first round: 8-11 under 3.5, evs over 3.5; offensive tackles drafted
in first round: 2-5 under 3.5, 7-4 over 3.5; wide receivers drafted
in first round: 13-8 under 3.5, 4-9 over 3.5; defensive tackles drafted
in first round: 5-6 under 3.5, 5-6 over 3.5; former Alabama players drafted
in first round: 2 under 4.5, 1-3 over 4.5; former LSU players drafted
in first round: 2-5 under 2.5, 7-4 over 2.5; former Stanford players drafted
in first round: 1-8 under 3.5, 4 over 3.5.
In al-Raqqa, lawyer Mohammad Issa al-Mustafa said the draft
constitution reflects the accumulative state of the Syrian civilization and meets the needs of the Syrian people, while fellow lawyer Nadia Hilal noted that the draft
constitution's text meets society's needs in all fields and that it will result in legislation that cover all aspects of life.
Interest in the draft
doesn't always go hand in hand with knowledge about the draft
protests broke out in several cities in the North and turned deadly in New York, where more than 100 people
"Bottled beer sales for Modelo Especial and Negra Modelo grew at double-digits in markets where the beers were introduced on draft
, which indicates that consumers are discovering the beers and adopting them as regular purchases at off-premise accounts," Utter said.
However, Ali Lotfi, president of the Democratic Union of Labor (ODT), speaking to Anadolu Agency, said: "we reject this draft
because it handcuffs the unions and prevents them from exercising their constitutional and universal right to strike."Lotfi also criticized the government's referral of the draft
to parliament "without opening a debate or consultation with the unions.
Consequently, we urge the RS authorities to reconsider the draft
amendments in order to align them with EU and international standards.
The government could present 20 constitutional drafts
while six drafts
were presented by the private stakeholders, which are less than the drafts
approved by the previous government.
The ruling government has also taken back his one draft