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As soon as he was appointed Minister for Justice,
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Justice Minister Edward Zammit Lewis, who failed to get
Justice Minister cannot explain his own tax return
Justice Minister Edward Zammit Lewis cannot explain how he
Si yo fuera Maradona (If I were Maradona)
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A parliament of parasites
Robert Abela gave birth to another record-setting Cabinet. No,
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Air Malta’s financial situation is facing a total meltdown
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Venice Commission ‘disappointed’ as it unpicks ‘rushed’ rule of law reform
The Venice Commission said in its latest Opinion last
Best and worst practices
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Respect human rights? It depends…
Late last month, our justice minister announced the government’s
How to wax about standards
Any messiah can turn water into wine, but it
Lands Authority refuses to publish former Gozo Minister’s new contract
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€6 million in direct orders from the Prime Minister’s Office in 3 years
The Office of the Prime Minister dished out close
Ombudsman still lacking cooperation from public authorities
The Ombudsman has outed public authorities to the Venice
Omtzigt calls on Justice Minister to publish results of inquiry into lawyer’s move to Fenech’s team
Special rapporteur Pieter Omtzigt has expressed his surprise and
VistaJet: Nothing much to show for €4.5 million of taxpayer money
A raft of documents submitted to parliament by the
Robert Abela set a new record
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Disinformation Watch #28: ‘You’re right, maybe you’re right, but it’s not our fault’
The Council of Europe’s Venice Commission, a body of
Malta for Dummies #12 – Keeping it all in the family at the Lands Authority
Like most, if not all, things in Malta, recent
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In most areas of our life we all understand
Disinformation Watch #22: Chris Cardona gets his knickers in a twist
Last week’s revelations involving Economy Minister Chris Cardona triggered
The Dictator’s Handbook #2: The three political dimensions
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