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Morocco - Constitution

Document Status: 1992

Article 6 [State Religion]

Islam is the religion of the State which guarantees to all freedom of worship.
Article 7 [Emblem, Motto]
The Kingdom's emblem is a red nag stamped with a five-pointed green star in the middle. The Kingdom's motto is: "God, The Homeland, The King".
Article 37 [Relative Indemnity, Immunity]
(1) No member of the Chamber of Representatives can be prosecuted or pursued, arrested, detained, or tried for opinions or votes expressed in the discharge of his duties, except when he expresses opinions questioning the monarchical system, the Muslim religion, or lacking the respect due to the King.
Article 100 [Restrictions of Constitutional Amendment]
The monarchic form of the State as well as the provisions relating to the Islamic religion cannot be the object of a constitutional revision.
Note: Further information on the constitutional background of Morocco is provided by the International Constitutional Law Project at the University of Wuerzburg. 
 


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