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Hierarchy of Laws in Cambodia

Release Date : 09-January-2014
Category : All Rights,
Type : Factsheet
Source : CCHR

Domestic legal instruments follow a specific hierarchy that needs to be complied with in order to respect the principle of rule of law. However, there have been instances where the Royal Government of Cambodia (“RGC”) bypasses this hierarchy and uses lower legal instruments to regulate fundamental human rights issues.

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