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How can UAE (United Arab Emirates) consist of absolute monarchies if UAE itself has a constitution? [migrated]

It would seem that the constitution of UAE would limit power of its monarchs to some degree, thus they wouldn't be absolute monarchs.
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Legal definitions differentiating 'corporation' and 'private estate' in relation to Duchy of Cornwall

The Duchy of Cornwall is classified as a 'private estate' and therefore is exempt from corporation and capital gains tax. Investopedia defines a corporation as 'a legal entity that is separate and ...
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Why was no constitutional amendment needed to change the rules on succession to the Canadian throne?

In 2013 a statute altered the rules on succession to the throne in Canada. (Specifically, if a woman is the eldest child of the monarch then she inherits the throne upon the monarch's death even if ...
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