Hungary faces EU legal action over constitution
Commission tells Hungary it has five days to bring its constitution into line with EU law.
Appeared in print on 12.01.2012
Hungary has been given five days to bring its new constitutional provisions into line with European Union law, or face legal action from the European Commission. The Commission would take “appropriate decisions” next Tuesday (17 January), when commissioners meet in Strasbourg, José Manuel Barroso, the Commission president, said yesterday (11 January).