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Legal Experts: Cambodia Judicial Laws of 'Deep Concern'

International legal experts are expressing deep concern over proposed changes to Cambodia’s legal system that critics say hand over too much power to the executive.  At a meeting in Phnom Penh Tuesday, a group recommended the three judicial reform laws should be returned to parliament for further discussion. The proposed legislation is currently with Cambodia’s king awaiting his signature to become law.  The U.N. Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers,...

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