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Parliament shelves general amnesty bill after Christian opposition

Date: 
Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Parliament Tuesday shelved a draft general amnesty law after the country’s three main Christian blocs voiced opposition to the bill that would see thousands of prisoners freed.

Acting Bodies: 
Lebanese Parliament
Type: 
Laws
Categories: 
Social rights (women’s rights, human rights...)
Impact: 
National
Status: 
On Hold