Impeachment
Impeachment is a formal process in which an official is accused of unlawful activity, the outcome of which, depending on the country, may include the removal of that official from office as well as cr...
Brazil Legal Challenge Muddies Rousseff Ouster
Two days after Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff, lawmakers on Friday raised questions about the legality of the voting process, and with them the specter that Brazil’s long impeachment ...
Impeachment in the United States
Impeachment in the United States is an expressed power of the legislature that allows for formal charges against a civil officer of government for crimes committed in office. The actual trial on those...
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Impeachment in the Philippines
Impeachment in the Philippines is an expressed power of the Congress of the Philippines to formally charge a serving government official with an impeachable offense. After being impeached by the House...
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Brazil Legal Challenge Muddies Rousseff Ouster
Two days after Brazil’s Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff, lawmakers on Friday raised questions about the legality of the voting process, and with them the specter that Brazil’s long impeachment ...
Impeachment (Norway)
In Norway, impeachment, also known as the Constitutional Court of the Realm (Norwegian: Riksrett), is a judicial process with the power to convict Members of Parliament, Members of the Council of ...
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Traian Băsescu
Traian Băsescu ([traˈjan bəˈsesku]; born 4 November 1951) was the fourth President of Romania, serving from 2004 to 2014. Having formerly served as Mayor of Bucharest from 2000 to 2004, he was elected...
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Impeachment of Warren Hastings
The Impeachment of Warren Hastings was a failed attempt to impeach the former Governor-General of India Warren Hastings in the Parliament of Great Britain between 1788 and 1795. Hastings was accused o...
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Impeach (motion)
The motion to impeach is used to bring an accusation against a person. A majority vote is needed to put the accused on trial. A majority vote convicts for a minor offense, and a two-thirds vote for a ...
Abulhassan Banisadr
Seyyad Abolhassan Banisadr ( pronunciation  ; Persian: سیِّدابوالحسن بنی‌صدر‎; born 22 March 1933) is an Iranian politician, economist and human rights activist. He was the first...
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Peter Obi
Peter Obi (born 19 July 1961) was governor of Anambra State in Nigeria from 17 March 2006 to 2 November 2006, when he was impeached and from 9 February 2007 to 29 May 2007 after his impeachment was ov...
Warren Hastings
Warren Hastings (6 December 1732 – 22 August 1818), an English statesman, was the first Governor-General of Bengal from 1773 to 1785. He was accused of corruption and impeached in 1787, but aft...
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Twenty-second Amendment of the Constitution Bill, 2001 (Ireland)
The Twenty-second Amendment of the Constitution Bill, 2001 was an unenacted bill introduced by the government of the 28th Dáil to amend the Constitution of Ireland, to establish a body for the investi...
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Roh Moo-hyun
Roh Moo-hyun (Hangul: 노무현; hanja: 盧武鉉; [no mu hjʌn]) (1 September 1946 – 23 May 2009) was the ninth President of the Republic of Korea (2003–2008).Roh's pre-presidential political ca...
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Romanian presidential impeachment referendum, 2007
The Romanian presidential impeachment referendum of 2007 was conducted in order to determine whether the president of Romania Traian Băsescu should be forced to step down. On 19 April 2007 the Romania...
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Second Mysore War
The Second Anglo–Mysore War (1780–1784) was a conflict during the American Revolutionary War inside India between the Kingdom of Mysore and the British East India Company. At the time, Mysore was a ke...
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Movement to impeach Pervez Musharraf
The movement to impeach Pervez Musharraf was an August 2008 attempt by the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), the Pakistan Muslim League (N) (PML-N), Awami National Party (ANP), and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam to...
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Landsdómur
The National Court (Icelandic: Landsdómur) is a special high court in Iceland established in 1905 to handle cases where members of the Cabinet are suspected of criminal behavior.
The National ...
Impeach Blair campaign
On 26 August 2004, a cross-party group of British MPs announced their campaign to impeach the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom at the time, Tony Blair for high crimes and misdemeanours.A campaign ...
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Rolandas Paksas
Rolandas Paksas ([rɔˈɫɐ̂ˑn̪d̪ɐs̪ ˈpäːk̪s̪ɐs̪]; born 10 June 1956) is a Lithuanian politician who was President of Lithuania from 2003 to 2004. He was previously Prime Minister of Lithuania in 1999 and...
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