4 February, 2010 -- Iraq Baathist ban lift ‘illegal’ Iraq's government condemns the lifting of a ban on election candidates with alleged links to Saddam Hussein's Baath party.
31 March, 2010 -- Call to bar Iraq election winners Six winning candidates in Iraq's elections should be disqualified over alleged ties to Saddam Hussein, a vetting panel says.
4 February, 2010 -- Iraq election campaigning delayed Campaigning for Iraq's elections is delayed as a row erupts over a ban on candidates with alleged links to the Baath party.
15 January, 2010 -- Iraqi body bars 500 candidates Iraq's election commission has barred around 500 candidates from running in national elections in March.
22 January, 2010 -- Barred Politicians Mostly Secular, Iraqi Says A commission’s decision to bar about 500 candidates from March’s parliamentary elections has angered Sunnis, who feel they are being excluded from Iraqi politics.