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The Caribbean Court of Justice has thrown out government’s submission that a majority is 65 is 34.President Justice Adrian Saunders noted that a majority of all elected members of Guyana’s National Assembly is clearly 33.Government had argued that 34 votes were needed to pass the no-confidence motion submitted by Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo.More details in the Wednesday June 19, 2019 edition of the Guyana Times.