• Costa Rica Coffee Guide

Court to Review Iraq War Support

June 24, 2005

THE Constitutional Chamber of theSupreme Court (Sala IV) on Thursday isexpected to begin a review of threemotions of unconstitutionality filedagainst President Abel Pacheco and hisadministration for the decision to supportthe U.S.-led invasion of Iraq last year, theJudicial Branch announced.The President has declined to commenton the motions, one filed by OmbudsmanJosé Manuel Echandi, another by lawyerLuis Roberto Zamora, and the other byDunia Chacón of the Costa Rican Lawyer’sAssociation (TT, June 18).All three will explain to a SupremeCourt justice next week how they believethe President violated the Constitution byallowing Costa Rica to be placed on theofficial White House list of the “Coalitionof the Willing” to invade Iraq.

You may be interested

Spanish TV show to feature Costa Rica travel
Costa Rica
1 views
Costa Rica
1 views

Spanish TV show to feature Costa Rica travel

The Tico Times - April 14, 2021

The Spanish television program "Planeta Calleja" will feature Costa Rica in its upcoming season, the Tourism Board (ICT) says. Jesús…

Costa Rica has received more than 1 million vaccine doses
Costa Rica
16579 views
Costa Rica
16579 views

Costa Rica has received more than 1 million vaccine doses

The Tico Times - April 14, 2021

Costa Rica received 113,490 more coronavirus vaccine doses on Tuesday night for a total of 1,022,685 doses, the Presidency reported. The…

Costa Rica has not (yet) announced new Covid measures
Costa Rica
1976 views
Costa Rica
1976 views

Costa Rica has not (yet) announced new Covid measures

The Tico Times - April 14, 2021

The Costa Rican Presidency on Wednesday said it has not applied any new coronavirus measures, and that social-media posts claiming…