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Venezuela Muzzles Legislature, Moving Closer to One-Man Rule

Venezuela Muzzles Legislature, Moving Closer to One-Man Rule

The New York Times - By NICHOLAS CASEY and PATRICIA TORRES

IQUITOS, Peru — Venezuela took its strongest step yet toward one-man rule under the leftist President Nicolás Maduro as his loyalists on the Supreme Court seized power from the National Assembly in a ruling late Wednesday night. The ruling effectively dissolved the elected legislature, which is led …

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