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In the article one of the basic principals of modern constitutionalism is observed – the principle of division of powers. The author of the article analyses the history of forming of the principle of division of power, its development and actual practice of its realization in Russia and in foreign countries. As a result the author of the article comes to the conclusion that realization of principle of division of power in modern conditions can’t be of absolute character because it doesn’t reflect the historical patterns of functioning of public power. As a result in the article it is proposed to bring in amendments in the Article 10 of the Constitution of Russia.

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S. A. Osetrov

Samara State University

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