Hacia una asamblea nacional jurisprudente

The paper will deal with the relevance and need to generate a large space for constitutional discussion in Colombia that can be replicated in other contexts with which the same problems are shared and which can be called a NATIONAL JURISPRUDENT ASSEMBLY in which concertation takes place. of the basic aspects that a legal theory must have according to the political reality and the legal practice. In democracies in crisis due to the little legitimacy of the parliamentary body, power can not be limited by law; a general theory of law is required and, especially, a principial theory that recognizes in the principles prevailing legal norms over the other norms, that condition their validity and limit the exercise of any expression of power coming from the legislative, executive or jurisdictional body.