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THE JOURNAL ‘“CONSTITUTIONAL LAW REVIEW” ANNOUNCES A CALL FOR SUBMISSION OF ARTICLES FOR THE NEXT

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THE JOURNAL ‘“CONSTITUTIONAL LAW REVIEW” ANNOUNCES A CALL FOR SUBMISSION OF ARTICLES FOR THE NEXT 

ISSUE (JUNE, 2020) 

The Journal: 

The “Constitutional Law Review” is a bilingual, international peer-reviewed journal (the journal is indexed in the EBSCO database), issued by the Law School of Ilia State University. The Journal publishes academic articles, essays, reviews and analysis of local and international court decisions. 

Eligibility criteria: 

Law professors and scholars, experts, practicing attorneys/lawyers and law faculty students and/or applicants working in related fields are entitled to submit articles for the next issue of the Journal. 

Relevant Topics for the upcoming issue: 

For the upcoming issue of the Journal, applicants may submit articles related to the Constitutional and Judicial Reform in Georgia and/or abroad. The articles may be dedicated to the following 

issues/topics: 

  • The Constitutional reform and the importance of amending Constitutions in modern democratic societies; 
  • The Constitutional principles and the grounds for their application; 
  • The Human rights regulations under the amended Constitution of Georgia; 
  • The principles of administrative-territorial division and separation of powers between central (federal) state bodies and self-government entities; 
  • The new Constitutional bodies and their roles following the Constitutional reform; 
  • The mechanisms of Check and Balances; 
  • The Justice system and the competence of the Judiciary; 
  • The Judicial reform, Constitutional/legislative safeguards and practices; 
  • The mechanisms of Parliamentary oversight and their practical implications; 
  • The Constitutional provisions with regard to State Security Sector under the amended Constitution of Georgia; 
  • Other relevant issues related to the amended Constitution of Georgia. 

Terms for submission of an academic paper and technical requirements: 

  • Articles will be accepted directly from authors; 
  • Articles ccould be presented in Georgian or English languages; 
  • An article must be original (except for re-publication and translation of articles); 
  • An article shall include an abstract of 150-200 words and an author’s resume; 
  • While editing, it is possible to adjust the size and content of the article; 
  • The final decision on publishing of articles is upon the Editorial Board; 
  • The articles submitted for consideration must be completed; 
  • The presented material should be in electronic format (Microsoft Word) not exceeding 6,000 words; Font Sylfaen (in Georgian) and Times New Roman (in English). Font size: 12, line spacing 1.5 cm. 
  • The final decision on the selection and publishing of the article is based on the quality and relevance of the presented material. 

Citation and plagiarism: 

Please see the guidelines for citing in the journal in the following link: http://iliauni.edu.ge/uploads/other/2/2588.pdf 

Editorial

You can contact the Journal's editorial board and send your articles to clr@iliauni.edu.ge no later than 6th of March, 2020.

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