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Legal eagles split over need to amend Article 121

One says there is no need to amend the provision as the Federal Court has declared that judicial power is vested in the courts, but another argues it is better to make the pronouncement concrete.

Article 121 amendment illegal, says ex-judge

Gopal Sri Ram says changes in 1988, which effectively removed the independence of the judiciary, is illegal because it cuts across basic structure of written Federal Constitution.

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